Stool from House Reporters’ Gallery, ca. 1901

Mon, 2013-04-22 10:22 -- administrator

The media have always been a key part of publicizing congressional proceedings. This stool once perched in the Reporters' Gallery above the House Chamber, used by reporters covering the House a century ago.

Second image: The Reporters’ Gallery of the House of Representatives, by Theodore R. Davis, 1868

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