• Creator
  • B. S. Reynolds Co
  • Created Date
  • 1895-
  • Description
  • Color postcard. On Front: Library of Congress, Washington ;On Back: THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, WASHINGTON, justly celebrated as the culmination of architectural achievement of the day, was completed in 1897 at a cost of $6,000,000. The Library is here seen from the Capitol. The dome and lantern are refinished in black copper, with panels gilded with a thick coating of gold leaf; and the cresting of the dome terminates in a gilded finial represen... more
    Color postcard. On Front: Library of Congress, Washington ;On Back: THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, WASHINGTON, justly celebrated as the culmination of architectural achievement of the day, was completed in 1897 at a cost of $6,000,000. The Library is here seen from the Capitol. The dome and lantern are refinished in black copper, with panels gilded with a thick coating of gold leaf; and the cresting of the dome terminates in a gilded finial representing the torch of Science ever burning. Library Postcards. Washington, D.C. Photography. 14.0 x 9.0 cm. Paper. 3317 x 2133 pixels. 600 dpi. 21225723 bytes. less
  • Format
  • TIFF
  • Rights
  • Unknown