Life and Career id Capitol Architect William Thornton

In 1793, President George Washington selected physician, painter and architect Dr. William Thornton’s design for the U.S. Capitol building. In… read more

In 1793, President George Washington selected physician, painter and architect Dr. William Thornton’s design for the U.S. Capitol building. In this concluding session of a Thornton symposium hosted by the U.S. Capitol Historical Society and the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, historians answered audience questions about Dr. Thornton’s life and career in the new capital city. close

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Life and Career id Capitol Architect William Thornton

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Program ID:
455200-5
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 10, 2019 | 7:34am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Feb 10, 2019 | 7:34am EST | C-SPAN 3
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