1917 Print First Photograph U. S. Capitol Illumination ORIGINAL HISTORIC ILW2


This is an original 1917 halftone print of the first photograph of the United States Capitol in Washington, D. C., taken after the illumination system was installed.


This 94+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 8 inches; 13 x 20 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Illustrated World, World War I, WWI, Historical Landmarks, Architecture, Political