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Baptism of Pocahontas
This painting depicts the ceremony in which Pocahontas, daughter of the...

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Located at the center of Washington, D.C., the U.S. Capitol Building and other...

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Benjamin Henry Latrobe
Benjamin Henry Latrobe was hired by President Jefferson in 1803 to fill the...

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North Approach to Capitol
AOC is undertaking a project to repair, clean and preserve the Olmsted Terrace...

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Blog Posts Tagged 'Women's History'

July 12
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Georgia Shaw
Georgia Shaw was the first woman hired by the AOC as a draftsman, leading to a fulfilling 29-year career with the agency. After Georgia passed, her daughter honored her mother’s legacy by including...