These 22 Corinthian sandstone columns were a part of the U.S. Capitol from 1828 to 1958, and were, as the sign reads “…the site of many speeches, protests and rallies.” These original columns were replaced during a 1958 renovation of the Capitol and moved to the arboretum in the 1980s.
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