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This painting depicts Christopher Columbus and members of his crew on a beach in the West Indies, newly landed from his flagship Santa Maria on October 12, 1492.
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Painted Portrait of Benjamin Henry Latrobe
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Capitol Visitor Center rendering of south entrance.
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Capitol Electrical Maintenance

The Capitol at night.

On Friday evening, August 22, 2014, the Architect of the Capitol is performing planned maintenance to electrical systems in the Capitol Building. During this work, brief outages of the lights on the Capitol Dome may occur. This work is not related to the Capitol Dome Restoration Project.

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United States Capitol
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Completed
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