National Archives

Constitution Ave. between 7th and 9th Sts., NW., Washington, District of Columbia

Photos 

SOUTH FRONT

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

Serves as central archival repository of most important United States documents. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS DC-296)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 27, 1971
Reference number
71001004
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Library; Government office
Current functions
Library; Government office
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant years
1931; 1937

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2014: New photo from Michael Miller
  • May 12, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

Sources