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Landing of Columbus
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Capitol Visitor Center
The Office of Congressional Accessibility Services (OCAS) provides a variety...

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Dr. William Thornton
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Engraving showing the first dome of the U.S. Capitol, designed by Charles Bulfinch. By William H. Bartlett, circa 1840.
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Blog Posts By 'Karin Johnston'

November 04
By: Karin Johnston
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Toad Box on display at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Capitol Visitor Center Registrar Karin Johnston, takes an in depth look at one of her favorite artifacts currently on display in the Exhibition Hall exhibit, “Conflict and Compromise.”