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The story of the Capitol

Author: Marilyn Prolman; Robert O'Malley
Publisher: Chicago : Childrens Press, ©1969.
Series: Cornerstones of freedom.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Pierre L'Enfant chose the location and William Thornton designed the building that was to be the U.S. seat of government--the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Bob-illustrator O'Malley
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn Prolman; Robert O'Malley
OCLC Number: 5126
Notes: Traces the conception and growth of the United States Capitol from the contest to determine a design for the building to its refacing in 1961.
Description: 30 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Cornerstones of freedom.
Responsibility: by Marilyn Prolman ; illustrationsby Bob O'Malley.

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Pierre L'Enfant chose the location and William Thornton designed the building that was to be the U.S. seat of government--the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.

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