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Columns and Minerva mosaic, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., circa 1901-1903

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Summary:The second floor lobby of the Library of Congress Jefferson Building in Washington, D.C., depicting a staircase flanked by columns, leading up to a mosaic of the Roman goddess Minerva, circa 1901-1903. Message included. Postmark date: December 2[?], 1903; Message included.
Provider:Douglas, Mrs. Howard Grey
Photo-Electrotype Eng. Co.
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: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects:Libraries
Library of Congress
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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