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U.S. Capitol after burning by the British by George Munger

U.S. Capitol after burning by the British by George Munger

Ink and watercolor drawing by George Munger, circa 1814. Drawing shows the ruins of the U.S. Capitol following British attempts to burn the building; includes fire damage to the Senate and House wings, damaged colonnade in the House of Representatives shored up with firewood to prevent its collapse, and the shell of the rotunda with the facade and roof missing.
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William Thornton
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56 MB - 3731px × 5284px • 12.00in. × 17.00in @ 300 ppi

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