The painting General George Washington Resigning His Commission by John Trumbull
The painting General George Washington Resigning His Commission by John...


The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds surrounded by pink azalea flowers.
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Photo of Stephen T. Ayers, FAIA, LEED AP, Architect of the Capitol in front of the Capitol Building
On February 24, 2010, President Barack Obama nominated Mr. Ayers to serve as...


Generator Progress May 2014
Work is underway at the northwest corner of the Library of Congress John Adams...


Stewards of iconic buildings and grounds of Capitol Hill since 1793.


This photo is from the Capitol 4th concert in 2015.
 The following press release is via the United States Capitol Police. WASHINGTON, DC –The Labor... More »
Architect of the Capitol employees pose for a group photo on Ride Your Bike to Work Day, May 2015.
The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is now a League of American Bicyclists recognized Bronze level... More »


Image of the Official Program for the Woman Suffrage Procession, Washington, D.C., on March 3, 1913.
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"Exposed: The Secret Life of Roots" graphic.
Plant roots are vital components of the earth's ecosystem. They are necessary for plant growth,... More »
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