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Famous building stones of our Nation's capital

Describes the types and sources of materials used to build some of the most famous landmarks in Washington D.C.

by U.S. Geological Survey
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3044
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Building stone resources, Geology, Sedimentary rocks, Capitol buildings, Monuments
States or counties
District of Columbia
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