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The bronze Statue of Freedom by Thomas Crawford is the crowning feature of the dome of the United States Capitol. The statue is a classical female figure of Freedom wearing flowing draperies. Her right hand rests upon the hilt of a sheathed sword; her left holds a laurel wreath of victory and the shield of the United States with thirteen stripes. Her helmet is encircled by stars and features a crest composed of an eagle's head, feathers, & talons, a reference to the costume of Native…

The crowning feature of the United States Capitol dome is a bronze statue entitled "Freedom" by Thomas Crawford.

Source (and little write-ups on everyone pictured): <a rel="noreferrer nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://www.veritablehokum.com/comic/the-egyptian-god-family-tree">http://www.veritablehokum.com/comic/the-egyptian-god-family-tree</a>/  Oh, also, um. I just started a store thing for posters of the comics I've been making over the past year or so. Um. <a rel="noreferrer nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://store.veritablehokum.com">http://store.veritablehokum.com</a>

An Egyptian God Family Tree

EGYPTIAN GOD FAMILY TREE - Today's infographic is a crash course in Egyptian history. After reading about Nun, the source of all Egyptian gods, I immediately noticed how little I know about this ancient religion.

Fifty Nifty United States! This song was the reason I learned the names of all of the states!!

Fifty Nifty United States Song, was part of the grade music curriculum when I student taught.

"Statue of Freedom" atop the US Capitol building, 1860s. Based on the Iroquois Sky Woman creation story.

"Statue of Freedom" atop the US Capitol building, Based on the Iroquois Sky Woman creation story.

The bronze statue "Statue of Freedom" by Thomas Crawford on top of the Capitol dome, Washington, D.C. - Hmmm...

The bronze statue "Statue of Freedom" by Thomas Crawford on top of the Capitol dome, Washington, D.

Praxidike - the statue atop the US Capitol Building in Washington, DC.  Which I like.  Praxidike (Justice) should be watching over Congress.  Praxidike was an epithet for Persephone in the Orphic Hymns

The Statue of Freedom—also known as Armed Freedom or simply Freedom—is a bronze statue designed by Thomas Crawford that, since has crowned the dome of the U. Capitol in Washington, D.

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