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Washington Monument, capstone

MS008.TMP.001.03.023 (RS185810)

Description

One cabinet card showing three men around the capstone of the Washington Monument. Two men work on the capstone while a third looks on from the background. The man on the right may be Rudolph Jouvenal, who cut the capstone.

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Details

Collection Name
Casey family papers
Collection Code
MS008
Dates
1881
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 4 x 6.5 inches
Dimensions
6.5x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
286072
Reference Code
MS008.TMP.001.03.023

Record details

Originator
Bell, C. M. (Charles Milton), approximately 1849-1893 (Photographer)
Other People
Jouvenal, Rudolph
Descriptive Terms
construction (assembling)
construction workers
monuments
stonecutters
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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