U.S. Department of the Treasury

1500 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, District of Columbia

Photos 

EXTERIOR, SOUTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

Financial headquarters for the U.S. Government. No other government department has continuously occupied its present headquarters as long as the Treasury Department. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS DC-348)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 11, 1971
Reference number
71001007
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Government office
Current function
Government office
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1836; 1865

Update Log 

  • May 12, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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