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The bronze Statue of Freedom by Thomas Crawford is the crowning feature of the Dome of the United States Capitol.
The bronze Statue of Freedom by Thomas Crawford is the crowning feature of the...

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Visitor Guide Gives Tour of Rotunda
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Painted portrait of Dr. William Thornton
The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the builder and steward of America’s...

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The Statue of Freedom atop the U.S. Capitol
This is the first in a series of occasional articles, written by the Architect...

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    Supreme Court Building

    Finished and occupied in 1935, the Supreme Court building is a fitting home for the nation's third branch of government.

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    History of the Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court of the United States met in the U.S. Capitol from 1801 until 1935.

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    Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building

    The Thurgood Marshall Federal Judiciary Building houses agencies that support the work of the United States Federal Courts including the Administrative Office of the United States Courts, the Federal Judicial Center, and the United States Sentencing Commission.

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