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Red Cross Building, Southwest corner of Seventeenth & E Streets Northw, Washington, District of Columbia, DC



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Item Title
Red Cross Building, Southwest corner of Seventeenth & E Streets Northw, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Location
Southwest corner of Seventeenth & E Streets Northw, Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-347
Building/structure dates: 1915 initial construction
National Register Number: 66000853
Significance: Headquarters of the nation's largest official relief organization. Building erected with public and private funds and dedicated as a memorial to the nurses of the Civil War.

Subjects
Administrative Agencies
Office Buildings
Government Facilities


Related Names
Trowbridge & Livingston


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST
2. GENERAL VIEW FROM EAST
3. GENERAL VIEW FROM NORTHEAST
4. DETAIL, ENTRANCE PORTICO FROM NORTHEAST
5. SOUTH ELEVATION
6. INTERIOR, STAIRWAY
7. INTERIOR, NORTH SIDE, ASSEMBLY ROOM
8. INTERIOR, NORTH SIDE, ASSEMBLY ROOM STAINED GLASS
DETAIL, ENTRANCE PORTICO, FROM NORTHEAST


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