Capitol Building, Exterior, From the Southwest

Dublin Core

Title

Capitol Building, Exterior, From the Southwest

Subject

Block 08. Building 11.
Capitol Building (Williamsburg, Va.)
Historic buildings -- Virginia -- Williamsburg
Public buildings -- Virginia -- Williamsburg

Description

Exterior of the Capitol building, south facade, viewed from the southwest, 1935. The western facade of the building is also visible. The brick wall with the southern entry gate is in the foreground, and in the background, the royal coat of arms is visible on the clock tower above the entrance to the building. (Completed during the reign of Queen Anne, the original cupola displayed the ruler’s coat of arms). The Union Jack is unfurled atop the clock tower and flaps in the breeze.

Creator

Lincoln, F.S.

Date

1935

Date Created

1935

Rights

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Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

LC325P25

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Gelatin or collodian printing out paper with platinum toning, mounted on board

Physical Dimensions

8x10 inches

Citation

Lincoln, F.S., “Capitol Building, Exterior, From the Southwest,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed October 22, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/138.