Capitol Freedom Statue Removal

William Allen, Architectural historian for the Capitol, and Barbara Wolanin, Curator for the Capitol, discussed the historical importance of the… read more

William Allen, Architectural historian for the Capitol, and Barbara Wolanin, Curator for the Capitol, discussed the historical importance of the Statue of Freedom atop the dome of the U.S. Capitol and the process they used to clean the statue. Cameras recorded the statue’s removal from the dome and its transport to the ground, conducted with a helicopter crane. close

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Capitol Freedom Statue Removal

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Program ID:
40555-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 09, 1993 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 01, 2001 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • May 09, 1993 | 6:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 09, 1993 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 09, 1993 | 6:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 10, 1993 | 1:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 10, 1993 | 1:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 2001 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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