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Smithsonian Castle: 1860s

Smithsonian Castle: 1860s

Washington, D.C. "Smithsonian Institute, 1860-1865." Wet collodion glass plate, Brady-Handy Collection. View full size.

 

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Or +140ish based on Richard Stamm's dating. Below is the same view from June of 2016.

The date

Based on changes made to the building's exterior, the image was taken after 1872, but before 1883.

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