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United States Treasury, Washington, D.C., circa 1930-1945

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umd:61260
umd:61261

Alternate title:M508:- U. S. Treasury, Washington, D.C.
Summary:Color image of the United States Treasury with the Washington monument in the background, Washington, D.C., circa 1930-1945. Caption reads: "The United States Treasury is here seen from Pennsylvania Avenue. The solidity of the massive building is in keeping with its office as a treasure house--the Bank of the Nation. The total length is 450 feet and the width 250 feet. The view shows the north front with its portico and the Ionic columns of the 15th Street front." Postcard number: 40668.
Creator:Metrocraft
Provider:B.S. Reynolds Co.
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Massachusetts
Everett
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1921-1930
1931-1940
1941-1950
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects:Government facilities
United States Treasury Building (Washington, D.C.)
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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