The latest edition of the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) employee magazine, Tholos, is now available. Highlights include the articles below.

  • Spotlight on Safety: COVID-19 Cleaning Protocols
  • AOC Tributes: John Lewis' Lying in State: A New Normal
  • Feature: Benjamin Henry Latrobe's Capitol Contributions
  • Doing Good: U.S. Botanic Garden Helps Urban Agriculture Programs at 28 Public Gardens Affected by COVID-19
  • Cool Tools: "The Box"

Download the full Summer 2020 issue, or read the stories from this and previous issues on our blog.

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Fall 2020 Issue of Tholos Magazine Now Available

Article themes and highlights include Beyond the Dome at Congressional Cemetery, Spotlight on Safety, Doing Good, a project update on the Olmsted lanterns and By the Numbers for Presidential Inauguration 2021.
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The 2020 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

The 2020 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree was chosen from the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests and is sponsored by the Colorado Congressional Delegation led by U.S. Senator Michael Bennet.