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A Rare and Beautiful Photograph of the U.S. Capitol Building During the Civil War

A rare and beautiful photograph of the U.S. Capitol Building during the Civil War, taken by noted photographer Mathew Brady. Click the image to view this amazing photo and learn more about the photographer.
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This image shows the U.S. Capitol Building during the Civil War. It’s an amazing photo. Click on it and you’ll see what I’m talking about. It was taken by noted photographer Mathew Brady.

Capitol of the United States, Washington, D.C.


Source: U.S. National Archives

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