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Home > District of Columbia > Washington > U.S. Supreme Court, First & East Capitol Streets Northeast, Washington, District of Columbia, DC



See 41 maps of this location


B&W Photos
West Front
HB288818
West Front
Detail, West Front, Central Portico
HB288819
Detail, West Front, Central Portico


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
First & East Capitol Streets Northeast, Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-1
Building/structure dates: 1935 initial construction
National Register Number: 87001294
Significance: One of the last neoclassical federal buildings erected in the 1930's; designed by noted architect Cass Gilbert, perhaps best known as the architect of the Woolworth Building in New York.

Subjects
Courthouses


Related Names
Cass, Gilbert


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. WEST FRONT
2. DETAIL, WEST FRONT, CENTRAL PORTICO


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