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Construction of the National Archives
Photographer: Craig Swain
Taken: June 9, 2012
Caption: Construction of the National Archives
Additional Description: Construction proceeds on the building that President Herbert Hoover called "this temple of our history." This building squarely aligns with the city's street grid, unlike its Federal Triangle neighbors that face the diagonal Pennsylvania Avenue.
Submitted: August 25, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p216952
File Size: 2.811 Megabytes


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