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Painted portrait of tenth Architect of the Capitol, Alan M. Hantman.
Alan M. Hantman, FAIA, served as the 10th Architect of the Capitol.
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Intern Mary Delaney learns about an air handling unit from AOC Air Conditioning Equipment Mechanic Worker Valarie Buggie to better understand the parts and services required by heating and cooling systems.
Not all internships are created equal. The Architect of the Capitol strives to...
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Conditions of the U.S. Capitol's copper roof before replacement.
Conditions of the U.S. Capitol's copper roof before replacement.
Continuous Care of the U.S. Capitol Roof
A five-pointed star was cut within seconds by the Architect of the Capitol Sheet Metal Shop.
A five-pointed star was cut within seconds by the Architect of the Capitol Sheet Metal Shop.
Cool Tools: Plasma Cutting Machine, a...
Official portrait of 12th Architect of the Capitol J. Brett Blanton.
Official portrait of 12th Architect of the Capitol J. Brett Blanton.
Q&A with J. Brett Blanton, 12th...
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