Today,walking from the Library of Congress
Category: Robert Mills
Detail in former library at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Portrait Gallery/Museum of American Art.
© Bill Lebovich, all rights reserved, 2014
Robert Mills, one of the earliest American born professional architects , designed the Washington Monument in Baltimore and later designed the Washington Monument on the National Mall. For the latter monument, Mills proposed a colonnade around the base of the structure,but it was not erected. Baltimore, photos 1,2. Washington, photo 3, scaffolding going up to repair earthquake damage, photo 4. (C) Bill Lebovich, 2013. All rights reserved.