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DC
Washington
Octagon

1799 New York Avenue NW
Washington DC 20006
Phone
202 638-3221
Alt Phone 202 638-3105
Web Site www.amerarchfoundation.com
Description temporary home of the Madisons after the White house was burned in the War of 1812
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
Era 19th

Washington
Supreme Court of the United States
Address
Washington DC
Phone
Web Site
http://www.supremecourtus.gov/index.html
Description  besides the impressive building, portraits of the Justices, a film, public lectures in the Courtroom, and access to oral arguments are all available
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Courthouse
Nature of Group or Site Government
Industry /Profession  Law Enforcement

DC
Washington
United States Capitol
Address
Washington DC
Phone 202 225-6827
Web Site http://www.aoc.gov/
Alt Web http://www.uschs.org/
Description tours currently suspended - where Congress meets
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type  Capitol
Nature of Group or Site  Government

DC
Washington
United States Department of the Interior
1849 C Street NW
Mailstop 5412
Washington DC 20240
Phone 202 208-4743
Web Site http://www.doi.gov/museum/interiormuseum/mission.htm
Description federal agency has large collection of artifacts at headquarters
Type of Resource Museum
Nature of Group or Site Government
New or Updated: 04/08/2003

  DC

  Washington

  US Fish & Wildlife Service

  Address

  Washington  DC

  Web Site  http://www.fws.gov/

  Description  endangered species, fisheries, wetlands, hunting, wildlife refuges

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  New or Updated:  3/23/2006


DC
Washington
White House
1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington DC 20500
Phone 202 456-1111
Web Site www.whitehouse.gov/WH/
Description where the president lives
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
 

  DC

  Washington

  Woodrow Wilson House

  2340 S Street NW

  Washington DC   20008    

  Phone  202 387-4062

  Web Site http://www.woodrowwilsonhouse.org/index.asp?section=aboutwwhhouse

               &file=welcome

  Description  Woodrow Wilson's home during the three years before he died in 1924

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Era  1921

  New or Updated:  7/27/2006

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