Top of the Washington Monument, setting the capstone

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1885

Location Note

Casey family papers > Thomas Lincoln Casey papers > Graphic works > Folder 3

GUSN

GUSN-286076

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Description

A print showing the scene when the capstone of the Washington Monument was placed. Workers are depicted on scaffolding around the top of the monument.

Details

Descriptive Terms

construction (assembling)
monuments
construction workers
prints (visual works)

Physical Description

1 print ; 18 x 24 inches

Collection Code

MS008

Collection Name

Casey family papers

Reference Code

MS008.TMP.001.03.014

Places

DC (United States) [national district]

Record Details

Originator

Millar, Alexander (Artist)

Material Type

prints (visual works)

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Casey family papers > Thomas Lincoln Casey papers > Graphic works > Folder 3