Featured Listing Feed White House MS0yMDIzLTAzLTE0IDA4OjE1OjQ5 Tue, 14 Mar 2023 08:15:49 +0100 View From the LawnExclusive to this site! For two hundred years, the White House has stood as a symbol of the Presidency, the United States government, and the American people.]]> U.S. Capitol Building Mi0yMDEyLTAyLTAxIDIyOjM5OjU4 Wed, 01 Feb 2012 22:39:58 +0100 US Capitol BuildingThe United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., is among the most architecturally impressive and symbolically important buildings in the world. It has housed the meeting chambers of the Senate and the House of Representatives for over two centuries. Begun in 1793, the Capitol building has been built, burnt, rebuilt, extended, and restored; today, it stands as a monument not only to its builders but also to the American people and their government.]]> Washington Monument My0yMDEyLTAzLTAxIDIyOjM5OjU4 Thu, 01 Mar 2012 22:39:58 +0100 Washington MonumentThe Washington Monument is the most prominent structure in Washington, D.C. and one of the city's early attractions. It was built in honor of George Washington, who led the country to independence and then became its first President. The Monument is shaped like an Egyptian obelisk, stands 555' 5 1/8" tall, and offers views in excess of thirty miles. It was finished on December 6, 1884.]]> Tallgrass Prairie NC0yMDEyLTAzLTA1IDIyOjM5OjU4 Mon, 05 Mar 2012 22:39:58 +0100 Tallgrass PrairieNeal Smith National Wildlife Refuge (formerly Walnut Creek), located in Jasper County, Iowa, is a unit of the National Wildlife Refuge System administered by the federal government. The Refuge was created by an act of Congress in 1990 to re-create 8600 acres of tallgrass prairie and oak savanna, the native plant and animal communities existing in central Iowa prior to Euro-American settlement in the 1840's.]]>