All Posts Tagged With: "Washington DC"

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The White House Aerial and Bird’s Eye View

For two hundred years, the White House has stood as a symbol of the Presidency, the United States government, and the American people. Its history, and the history of the nationΓÇÖs capital, began when President George Washington signed an Act of Congress in December of 1790 declaring that the federal government would reside in a […]

4Nov2008 | | 0 comments | Continued
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Declaration of Independence at the National Archives Aerial View

It’s the 4th of July here in the US – currently the Declaration of Independence is currently at the National Archives building in Washington DC. The United States Declaration of Independence was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, announcing that the thirteen American colonies then at war with Great Britain […]

4Jul2008 | | 0 comments | Continued