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Hayes, President, Chairman of the Committee | King, Gov. William, statue of, 66

on the Library of Congress, 55

Hayes, Mrs. President, portrait of, 79

Heights of great buildings, 31 (note)

Henry, Prof. Joseph, Secretary of the Smith-

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sonian Institution, 117

grave of, 146

statue of, 117

"History," statue (Naval Monument), 39

Hodgkins, Th. G., gift to the Smithsonian In-
stitution, 116

Homes, For the Aged, 134

Louise, 135

Homestead laws, 104

Hospitals, Children's, Freedmen's, Garfield
Insane (Government), Provi-

Memorial,

dence, 134
Naval, 132

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Madison, President, signs the Treaty of Ghent, Mount Vernon-continued.
76

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Massachusetts, room at Mount Vernon, 167
Matthews, Hon. Stanley, oration of, 24
Maynard, Hon. Horace, oration of, 25
Medical School, Columbian University, 137
Memorial stones in the Washington monu-
ment, 31, 157

Memorial tablets, Garfield, 28, 34

John Quincy Adams, 64

Mexico, City of, money collected by General
Scott, 142

"Miantonomoh," model of the, 91

Military Affairs, committee-room, 68

Military Justice, Bureau of, Booth relics, 91

"Mississippi, Discovery of the," painting of, 49
Models, Lincoln's boat, 103

Museum (Patent Office), 103

naval vessels. 91

Money-Order Office, 101

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Monroe, President, lives in the Octagon
House," 76

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'Monterey," model of the, 91

Monuments, Congressmen, 131

Garfield, 39

Naval, 39

Payne, John Howard, 146

Washington, 29

Society, 32

Washington family, 162

Morrill, Senator, suggests Statuary Hall, 64
Morris, Gov., conference at Alexandria, 158
Morris, Robert, frame made from tree on estate
of, 166

Mount Vernon Ladies' Association, 160

Mount Vernon, 159-186

Alabama room, 164

banqueting hall, 164

barn, 163

cupola, 171

destruction threatened, 174

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Mrs. Washington's bedroom, 170
music-room, 164

Nelly Custis' room, 168

monument, 162

New York room, 164
New Jersey room, 168
Ohio room, 164
old tomb, 162
out-buildings, 171
Pennsylvania room, 168
piazza, 163

Rhode Island, gift of citizens of, 171
river room, 163

"rose, the Mary Washington," 172
sale, 161, 186

sitting-room, 166

South Carolina room, 167
souvenirs. 172

stairway, 168

sun-dial, 171

tolling of the bell by passing vessels, 160
tomb, 161

trees planted by Washington, 171, 172
Virginia room, 169

visits to, Lafayette, 168, 172

Rochambeau and Chastellux, 176
Washington's bedroom, 169
West Virginia room, 168
Muhlenberg, William, statue of, 66
Museums, Agricultural, 107
Army Medical, 121
Dead-Letter Office, 100
Models (Patent Office), 103
National, 118

Navy Yard, 132
Ordnance, 124
Postal, 100

Murillo, statue of, 123

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Webster, 62

Benj. West, 66

"Westward Ho!" 68

Gen. Wooster, death of, 69
Yellowstone cañon, 62

Payne, John Howard, grave of, 146

De Soto, Discovery of the Mississippi, 49 Payne, Lewis, assassination (attempted) of

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Secretary Seward, 22

Patent Office, 102

Museum of Models, 103

Official Gazette, 102

Parks, Lincoln, 28

National, 144

Zoological, 145

Penn, Treaty with the Indians, sculpture of, 48
Pennsylvania Avenue, 19

room at Mount Vernon, 168

"Pennsylvania," model of the, 91

Pension building, 105

office business, 104

Perry, Victory on Lake Erie, painting of, 62
Pews, Christ Church, Alexandria, 157

Garfield's, 34

Trinity Church, New York, 166

Phidias, statue of, 123

Pinckney, Bishop, grave of, 146

Pilgrims, Embarkation of the, painting of, 49
Landing of the, sculptured panel, 48

Pocahontas, Baptism of, painting of, 49

saving Capt. John Smith, sculpture of, 48
Poem, "Bivouac of the Dead," 154

Polk, Mrs., portrait of, 79

Pompeii, relic from, 92

Population of Washington, 17

Porter, Admiral, design for Naval Monument,
39

Portraits. See Paintings.

Postmaster-General, 97

Post-Office Department, 96

growth and statistics of, 98

Presidents, summer cottage of the, 143
portraits of, 82, 83

receptions, 79, 85

room in the Capitol, 62

Printing, Bureau of Engraving and, 112

Government Office, 128

notes and securities, 112, 113

Prison, Old Capitol, 131

Public lands, 104

Public schools, 34

Purleigh, England, Lawrence Washington,
rector of, 188

Putnam Leaving the Plough, painting of, 69

QUARTERS of the city, 18, 19

ALEIGH, Sir Walter, medallion of, 49

R Randolph, Edmund, Attorney-General,

106

portrait of, 69

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old, 56

Settlement of public lands, 104

"Settlement of America," statue of (group), 42

Randolph, John, support of the Library of Con- Seward, attempt to assassinate Secretary, 22
gress, 55

Raphael, statue of, 123

house of, 22

Sharpe, Gov., conference at Alexandria, 158

Rathbone, Mrs. Elizabeth, gift to Mount Ver- Shepherd, Alex. R., Governor of D. C., 19
non, 163

Rawlins, Gen. John A., statue of, 27
Reception rooms, Diplomatic, State Depart-

ment, 89

library of the Navy Department, 92
Senate, 61

Receptions, The President's, 79, 85

President and Mrs. Washington's, 177, 178
Record and Pension Division, War Depart-
ment, 130

Redemption, Bureau of, Treasury, destruction
of old notes, 95

Relics, curiosities, etc., Arlington, 152

arms and accoutrements, 90

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"Resolute," British ship, table for the Presi-

dent, presented by the British Government,
93

Restaurants in the Capitol, 70

Sheridan, General, portrait of, 90

tomb of, 153

Sherman, Roger, statue of, 64
Sherman, General, portrait of, 90

Shirley, Gov., conference at Alexandria, 158
Signal Office, 126

Signatures, Declaration of Independence, 88
President's, 88

Secretary of State, 88

Signing, Acts of Congress, 60

Declaration of Independence, painting of,

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building, 114

library, 117

publications, 117

Soldiers' Home, 142

President's cottage, 143

Rhode Island, gift of citizens of Rhode Island South Carolina, room at Mount Vernon, 167

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"Southern Matron, The," Miss Ann Pamela
Cunningham, 160

Souvenirs of Government paper, 95

Speakers of the House of Representatives, por-
traits of, 68

Staircases, Capitol, 61, 68.

State, War, and Navy building, 88
Standard time, 126

Stanton, Secretary, grave of, 146
Place, 28

State Department, 88
curiosities, 89

State, War, and Navy building, 87

Station, Baltimore and Potomac Railroad,
Statistics of the Post-Office Department, 97
(Pennsylvania R. R.) 28

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