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Washington Monument, workers on the foundation

MS008.TMP.001.02.018 (RS185811)

Description

One mounted albumen print showing fourteen workers on the foundation of the Washington Monument. The workers include both Caucasian and African-American men.

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Collection Name
Casey family papers
Collection Code
MS008
Dates
ca. 1880
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 14 x 16 inches
Dimensions
16x 14 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
286052
Reference Code
MS008.TMP.001.02.018

Record details

Descriptive Terms
construction (assembling)
construction workers
monuments
Material Type
photographs
Places
DC (United States) [national district]
Places (Buildings)
Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Location Note
Casey family papers > Thomas Lincoln Casey papers > Graphic works > Folder 2

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