Robert A. Taft Memorial and Carillion

The Robert A. Taft Memorial and Carillon is located north of the Capitol, on Constitution Avenue between New Jersey Avenue and First Street, N.W. Designed by architect Douglas W. Orr, the memorial consists of a Tennessee marble tower and a 10-foot bronze statue of Senator Taft sculpted by Wheeler Williams.

 

For more information on the Taft Memorial visit: www.aoc.gov/cc/grounds/art_arch/taft.cfm.

 

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Taken on November 1, 2011