|View from Capital Hill|
|We took the 365 degree tour of the exterior. Dome under construction|
and SO many students!
Further on is the Library of Congress. I would've loved to see more, but most of the day has flown by and energy levels were lagging at this point.
|Library of Congress|
On Oct. 15, 2001 officials representing the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, among other agencies, commandeered the Conservatory to respond to the anthrax contamination of congressional offices on Capitol Hill. Portions of this Conservatory were transformed into the government's 24-hour Anthrax Command Center, primarily because the building was considered to be totally anthrax free, having been closed and not receiving mail for four years.
|We covered the ground to the right of the line - WOW!|