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Internal Revenue Service Building

Building historyEdit

It was designed by Louis A. Simon, and built from 1928 to 1936.[2] The cornerstone was laid in 1929 by Treasury Secretary Andrew W. Mellon.[3]

The building was designated by Congress as a contributing structure to the Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site in 1966, and it was subsequently listed in the National Register of Historic Places.


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 15, 2008.
  2. ^ "Internal Revenue Service, Washington, DC", GSA
  3. ^ "Tax Man: 1929". Retrieved 2017-09-26.

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