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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Brown, Glenn, 1854-1932.
Glenn Brown's History of the United States Capitol.
Washington, D.C. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Glenn Brown; William Bushong; United States. Architect of the Capitol.
|Description:||xxiii, 644 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 32 cm.|
|Contents:||Volume I: The Old Capitol-1792-1850 - Brown's Dedication - Author's Preface - Introduction by Charles Moore - Chapter I. The Selection of Sites for Federal Buildings - Chapter II. The Competition for a Design - Chapter III. The Work of Dr. William Thornton, Architect - Chapter IV. The Work of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, Architect - Chapter V. The Work of Charles Bulfinch, Architect - Chapter VI. The Old Capitol as Completed - Chapter VII. Statuary and Paintings in the Old Capitol - Chapter VIII. History of the Architects of the Old Capitol - Chapter IX. History of the Principal Superintendents - X. Data Concerning Men and Material Connected with the Old Capitol - Volume II: History of the United States Capitol - Chapter XI. The Competition for the Extension of the Capitol - Chapter XII. The Work of Thomas U. Walter - Chapter XIII. The Work on the Capitol Under the Supervision of Edward Clark, Architect - Chapter XIV. The Heating and Ventilation of the Capitol - Chapter XV. Elevators and Lighting - Chapter XVI. The Building as Completed from Walters Designs - XVII. The Terraces and Landscape Work - Chapter XVIII. Recent Alterations and Proposed Additions to the Capitol - XIX. Decorations - XX. Sculpture - XXI. Paintings and Frescoes - Chapter XXII. Architects of the Capitol Extension - Chapter XXIII. Superintendents of the Capitol Extension - Chapter XXIV. Miscellaneous Data of the Capitol Extension.|
|Series Title:||United States congressional serial set, serial no.] 14909.; House document (United States. Congress. House), 108-240.|
|Other Titles:||History of the United States Capitol|
|Responsibility:||introduction and annotations by William B. Bushong ; prepared by the Architect of the Capitol for the United States Capitol Preservation Commission.|