Photo, Print, Drawing Supreme Court Building, Washington, D.C.
About this Item
- Supreme Court Building, Washington, D.C.
- Contributor Names
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
- Created / Published
- [between 1980 and 2006]
- Subject Headings
- - United States--District of Columbia--Washington (D.C.)
- - America
- - Supreme Court
- Format Headings
- - Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images.
- - Located at 1 First Street, NE (across the street from the Capitol) and designed by architect Cass Gilbert. It rises four stories above ground. The cornerstone was laid on October 13, 1932.
- - Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer.
- - Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
- - Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2011; (DLC/PP-2011:124).
- - Forms part of the Selects Series in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- 1 transparency : color ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller
- Call Number/Physical Location
- LC-HS503- 3021 (ONLINE) [P&P]
- Source Collection
- Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Digital Id
- highsm 13879 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.13879
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Reproduction Number
- LC-DIG-highsm-13879 (digital file from original) LC-HS503-3021 (color film transparency)
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on publication.
- Online Format
- 1 transparency : color ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
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- Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-highsm-13879 (digital file from original) LC-HS503-3021 (color film transparency)
- Call Number: LC-HS503- 3021 (ONLINE) [P&P]
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Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.
Chicago citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Supreme Court Building, Washington, D.C. United States Washington D.C, None. [Between 1980 and 2006] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2011632073/.
APA citation style:
Highsmith, C. M., photographer. Supreme Court Building, Washington, D.C. United States Washington D.C, None. [Between 1980 and 2006] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2011632073/.
MLA citation style:
Highsmith, Carol M, photographer. Supreme Court Building, Washington, D.C. [Between 1980 and 2006] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2011632073/>.