The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the builder and steward of America's Capitol, serving Congress and the Supreme Court, creating a home for American democracy. The AOC traces its beginnings to 1791. Today, the AOC is comprised of 2,600 employees who serve Congress and the Supreme Court in a variety of occupations.
The AOC is responsible to the United States Congress and the Supreme Court for the maintenance, operation, development and preservation of 17.4 million square feet of buildings and more than 553 acres of land throughout Capitol Hill. The AOC also provides professional expertise on the preservation of architectural and artistic elements entrusted to its care, and provides recommendations concerning design, construction and maintenance of the facilities and grounds.
AOC on Flickr
The AOC maintains a Flickr site with pictures available to the public.
Files from their library and photostreams have been made available here under their usage terms and US Copyright law. Additional keywords and/or descriptions may have been added or altered by PublicDomainFilies.com staff. Availability of these files on PublicDomainFiles.com does not imply, nor mean to imply, affiliation with or endorsement by the Architect of the Capitol. The AOC logo is used here for reference and is not in the Public Domain.