14 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.).

  1. Benjamin Henry Latrobe papers, 1803-1817

    400 items ; 3 containers ; .6 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect and engineer. Principally letters from Latrobe to John Lenthall, clerk of the works of the U.S. Capitol, concerning the construction of the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.

  2. Paul Wayland Bartlett papers, 1875-1959

    15,000 items ; 55 containers plus 1 oversize ; 22.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Sculptor. Correspondence, lecture notes, speeches, sketches, and blueprints pertaining to Bartlett’s negotiations, contracts, manner of selecting materials, problems and methods of work, and discussions with other sculptors, architects, artists, and craftsmen.

  3. Lee Lawrie papers, 1908-1990

    15,500 items ; 65 containers plus 2 oversize ; 26 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Sculptor. General and family correspondence, sculpture commission files, biographical file, and other papers documenting Lawrie's career as a sculptor whose works were an integral part of public buildings, monuments, and churches throughout the United States.

  4. Adelaide Johnson papers, 1873-1947

    40,000 items ; 130 containers ; 55.6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Sculptor and suffragist. Family and general correspondence, diaries, speeches, articles, notes, and other papers concerning Johnson's life and activities as sculptor and feminist. Documents her work on the monument to Susan B. Anthony, Lucretia Mott, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, now located in the crypt of the United States Capitol. Also includes records of sittings by Susan B. Anthony, John...

  5. Justin G. Turner autograph collection, 1763-1968

    650 items ; 2 containers ; 0.8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, memoranda, notes, and printed materials relating primarily to the signers of the Declaration of Independence.

  6. Vinnie Ream and R.L. Hoxie papers, 1853-1937

    2,500 items ; 9 containers plus 2 oversize ; 6 linear feet ; 5 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Sculptor Vinnie Ream and her husband, army officer and engineer Richard L. Hoxie. Correspondence, memoranda, commissions, essays, poetry by Vinnie Ream and Albert Pike, reports, notebooks, biographical data, scrapbooks, clippings, printed material, and memorabilia pertaining chiefly to Ream's work following her commission to execute the statue of Abraham Lincoln now standing in the United States...

  7. Amasa J. Parker papers, 1836-1875

    170 items ; 1 container plus 1 oversize ; 0.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States representative, lawyer, and jurist. Chiefly letters written by Parker while serving in the United States Congress in Washington, D.C. from 1837 to 1839.

  8. Alfred Easton Poor papers, 1866-1985

    600 items ; 9 containers ; 3.5 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect and naval officer. Correspondence, writings, publications, reports, and appointment calendars pertaining primarily to Poor's architectural career, particularly his designs for public buildings, and his naval service during World War I and World War II.

  9. Anna Maria Brodeau Thornton papers, 1793-1861

    7 items ; 7 containers ; 1.3 linear feet ; 2 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Wife of architect William Thornton. Diaries and notebooks primarily describing social life in Washington, D.C., with extensive detail about housekeeping and expense matters. Also contained in the diaries are memorandum books, poems, sketches, and silhouettes of unidentified people.

  10. United States Capitol Historical Society oral history interviews, 1976-1991

    13 items ; 3 containers ; .8 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Typewritten transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Frank Van der Linden, mostly with members of Congress.