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Wikipedia Description: William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building
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The William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building is located in the Federal Triangle in Washington, D.C., across 12th Street from the Old Post Office. The New Post Office, as the Clinton Building was originally known, housed the headquarters of the Post Office Department until that department was replaced by the United States Postal Service in 1971. The building, which now houses the headquarters of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, was first renamed the Ariel Rios Federal Building on February 5, 1985, in honor of Ariel Rios, an undercover special agent for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives who was killed in the line of duty on December 2, 1982. After the federal government announced that it would be renaming the building again in honor of former President Bill Clinton on May 13, 2013, the building was officially renamed to its current title, the William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building, at a ceremony that took place July 17, 2013.
The Clinton Building was constructed in the early 1930s as part of the redevelopment of the Federal Triangle area. At that time one of the city's most blighted neighborhoods, this area was known as Murder Bay and was a center of crime and prostitution. The plan for the area's redevelopment was laid out as part of the 1901 McMillan Plan, the first federally funded urban redevelopment plan, and the redevelopment of Federal Triangle began in earnest in the 1930s under the leadership of Treasury Secretary Andrew W. Mellon. Construction on the Clinton Building was completed in 1934.
The Clinton Building was a central feature of the redevelopment. The neoclassical building was designed by architects William Adams Delano and Chester Holmes Aldrich, who took as their inspiration the Place Vend˘me in Paris. The central section of the tri-unit building consists of two huge, back to back, semicircular units with side win ...More...
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2017_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (37 photos from 2017)
2015_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (45 photos from 2015)
2013_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (1 photos from 2013)
2012_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (9 photos from 2012)
2009_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (66 photos from 2009)
2008_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (16 photos from 2008)
2006_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (5 photos from 2006)
2004_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (3 photos from 2004)
2001_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (4 photos from 2001)
1999_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (1 photos from 1999)
1998_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (2 photos from 1998)
1997_DC_ClintonFB: DC -- William Jefferson Clinton Federal Building (2 photos from 1997)
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2018 photos: Equipment this year: I continued to use my Fuji XS-1 cameras but, depending on the event, I also used a Nikon D7000.
Trips this year:
(February) a Civil War Trust conference in Greenville, NC,
(May/June) an American Battlefield Trust conference in Newport News, VA,
(July) my 13th consecutive trip to San Diego Comic-Con via Reno, Sacramento, San Francisco, and Los Angeles,
(August) 2 two-day trips to New York City,
(September) an American Battlefield Trust dinner in Chicago, IL with on route visits to Charleston, WV, Louisville, KY, Saint Louis, MO, and Toledo, OH,
(October) another two-day trip to New York City for the New York Comic Con.