The Earliest Photographs of Washington DC

The video chronicles the early photographic history of the oldest and most iconic buildings in Washington DC for the first 23 years they were photographed.

Music: Welcome Here Again Old 1812, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Frog in the Well, Bonnie Blue Flag, The Girl I Left Behind Me, The Battle Cry of Freedom, When Johnny Comes Marching Home, Home Sweet Home, Jefferson and Liberty.

Some Sources:

Photographs of the Lincoln White House: http://www.whitehousehistory.org/whha_publications/publications_documents/whitehousehistory_24.pdf

General DC Photographs Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/piedmont_fossil/sets/72157629781402991/with/6916903682/

Architect of the Capitol: http://www.visitthecapitol.gov/exhibitions/online/1851-to-1877/the-capitol-1851-1877/replacing-the-dome.html

Architect of the Capitol Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/uscapitol/sets/72157627522560000/

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