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The Summerhouse in Spring

The Summerhouse, a brick structure set into the sloping hillside of the West Front lawn among the paths that lead from Pennsylvania Avenue to the Senate side of the U.S. Capitol, has offered rest and shelter to travelers for over a century.


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Taken on November 1, 2011