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Bartholdi Fountain
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Visitor Guide Gives Tour of Rotunda
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Painted Portrait of Benjamin Henry Latrobe
Benjamin Henry Latrobe was hired by President Jefferson in 1803 to fill the...

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Detailed view of Piper nigrum plant
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Preservation of Captain Smith by Pocahontas, 1606

Last Updated: May 17, 2012