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Library of Congress (3)
Library of Congress (3)
TitleLibrary of Congress (3)
TypeImage
Digitized Materialcolor postcard
Year1912
Coverage-SpatialWashington, D.C.
SubjectLibrary buildings Washington, D.C.
DescriptionOn 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.
Creator-CorporateB. S. Reynolds Co.
Creator-Rolepublisher
Creator-ContactsWashington, D.C.
PublisherALA Archives - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
ThemeLibrary Postcards
Sub-themeWashington, D.C.
Techniquephotography
Inclusive Dates1895-
LanguageEnglish
Work Dimensions-Measurement14.0 x 9.0 cm.
MediumPaper
Digital Dimensions-Measurement3317 x 2133 pixels
FormatTIFF
Resolution-Measurement600 dpi
File Size-Measurement21225723 bytes
Resource IdentifierALA0000908
Date Created2010-07-29
CopyrightUnknown
Group-Record97
Sub Group-Record1
Series-Record55
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. University Archives
CollectionSjoerd Koopman Library Postcard Collection
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