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Photo of the Day – February 21, 2010

The U.S. Capitol. The meeting place for both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives.  It sits on top of Capitol Hill at the eastern end of the National Mall. Was designed by William Thornton.  A groundbreaking ceremony for the Capitol took place on September 18, 1793. George Washington, dressed in masonic attire, laid the cornerstone, which was made by silversmith Caleb Bentley.

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