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Call Number/Catalog Number AS 044A
Title Aerial view west from 1st Street over the Capitol, Mall, to the Potomc River.
Additional identifier SP 0002
Collection Aero Services photograph collection
Description Aerial view west from 1st Street over the Capitol, Mall, to the Potomc River. Includes the Senate Office Building, House Office Buildings, Federal Triangle, Natural History Museum, the Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Arlington Memorial Bridge.
Date 1935/05/15
Provenance Collection consists of 350 aerial photographs (some, via autogiro) of Washington, D.C., taken from about 1934 to 1940. The primary emphasis is on the Mall and Capitol Hill areas, but other views, all west of the Anacostia River, are included.
Classification Aerial photographs
Government buildings
General views
Office buildings
Galleries & museums
Monuments & memorials
Rivers
Bridges
Search Terms Mall
Federal Triangle
Standard Oil Company Building
Natural History Museum
National Archives Building
Senate Office Building--Russell
Washington Monument
Capitol Building--east front
Lincoln Memorial
Arlington Memorial Bridge
Roosevelt Island
Department of Agriculture Building
House Office Building--Cannon
House Office Building--Longworth
George Washington Memorial Building--site
Street Name Pennsylvania Avenue
Street Name (Cross Street) Maryland Avenue
Early date 1935
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper
Print size 7.5" x 9.5"
Orig/copy Original