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Official painted portrait of 11th Architect of the Capitol Stephen T. Ayers.
Under Mr. Ayers' leadership, the Architect of the Capitol oversaw the...
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Hydraulic Proving Machine Late c.1857 photo commissioned by Meigs.
Montgomery Meigs – who built the U.S. Capitol while helping save the Union it...
Starting with a square block of stone and an original ornament, a stone carver skillfully recreates one of the many stone ornaments damaged by exposure to the elements.
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