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Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way
Emanuel Leutze’s mural celebrates the western expansion of the United States....

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

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Stephen T. Ayers, FAIA, LEED AP, Architect of the Capitol
On February 24, 2010, President Barack Obama nominated Mr. Ayers to serve as...

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The figure of Liberty in the Apotheosis of George Washington is depicted wearing a Liberty Cap
The liberty cap was the symbol of freedom and liberty commonly used in the 19th...
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  • The Architect's Virtual Capitol
  • Neoclassical Architecture on Capitol Hill
  • Capitol Rotunda
  • Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
  • United States Capitol - 1846