Washington:
US Capitol

US Capitol is located on Capitol Hill at the eastern end of the National Mall along the 1st Street SE. Original building was completed in 1800. The new Senate Building (North Wing) and the House of Representatives Building (South Wing) were added in 1850s, the present Dome was built in 1860s.

All photos were taken on June 30, 2004.
We could not properly attribute several interior lanterns and put them together under the "Main Floor Hallways and Rooms" title (10/10).



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Exterior Lanterns.
1/4. House and Senate Wings,

Stairs Parapet Torchiere.

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2/4. Capitol, House and Senate Wings.

Colonnade Pendant.

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3/4. Capitol, House and Senate Wings.

Entrance under stairs, Arcade Pendant.

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4/4. Capitol West Entrance.

Stairs Railing Torchiere.

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Capitol Grounds.
1/2. Walkway Light Post.
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2/2. Lawn at the West Entrance.

Parapet Torchiere.

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Capitol Ground Floor, Crypt.
1/4. Pendant.
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2/4. Pendant.
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3/4. Pendant.
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4/4. Pendant.
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Ground Floor, Hallways.
1/4. Chandelier.
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2/4. Chandelier.
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3/4. Ceiling Mount Light.
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4/4. Chandelier.
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Ground Floor.
Old Supreme Chamber Anteroom Pendant.
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Old House of Representatives Chamber.
Statuary Hall.
1/5. Chandelier.
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2/5. Column Mount Light.
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3/5. Colonnade Chandelier.
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4/5. Anteroom Chandelier.
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5/5. Anteroom Chandelier.
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Capitol Small Senate Rotunda.
1/3. Chandelier.
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2/3. Rotunda Gallery Wall Mount light.
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3/3. Rotunda Gallery Wall Mount light.
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Old Senate Chamber, Chandelier.
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Small House Rotunda, Chandelier.
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Main Floor Hallways and Rooms.
1/4. Dome Chandelier.
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2/4. Pendant.
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3/4. Chandelier.
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4/4. Chandelier.
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