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Architect Cass Gilbert
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Location Washington, D.C.,   map
Date 1935   timeline
Building Type courthouse, government
 Construction System bearing masonry
Climate temperate
Context urban
Style Neoclassical
Notes elliptical spiral staircases.


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Photo, exterior columns

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Plan Drawing

Sources on U.S. Supreme Court

Roger H. Clark and Michael Pause. Precedents in Architecture. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1985. ISBN 0-442-21668-8. LC 84-3543. NA2750.C55 1984. nine squares diagram, p188. — Updated edition available at Amazon.com

Ernest and Kathleen Meredith, Fairfax, Virginia. Slides from photographers' collection. PCD.2285.1013.1263.62, PCD.2285.1013.1263.61, PCD.2285.1013.1263.63.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at Amazon.com

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The Supreme Court : A Journey Thorough TimeAt the CourtTV web site, including QTVR interior panorama.

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