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

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William Henry Powell’s painting of the Discovery of the Mississippi by De Soto
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The Summerhouse on the Capitol Grounds surrounded by pink azalea flowers.
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Photo of AOC employee Richard Edmonds.
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War of 1812
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William Penn's Treaty with the Indians, 1682

William Penn's Treaty with the Indians, 1682
Nicholas Gevelot
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Sandstone
1827
Capitol Rotunda, above north door

Last Updated: June 08, 2012