Washington Monument, top, looking south east

Description

One mounted albumen print showing the construction of the very top of the Washington Monument. Workers as well as at least one well-dressed woman stand around the edge of the scaffolding, and an aerial view of Washington is visible behind them.

Details

Descriptive Terms

construction (assembling)
monuments
construction workers
costume (mode of fashion)
photographs

Physical Description

1 photograph ; 16 x 20 inches

Collection Code

MS008

Collection Name

Casey family papers

Reference Code

MS008.TMP.001.02.022

Places

DC (United States) [national district]

Record Details

Material Type

photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Casey family papers > Thomas Lincoln Casey papers > Graphic works > Folder 2