You are viewing a Web site, archived on 02:50:26 Jan 12, 2017. It is now a Federal record managed by the National Archives and Records Administration.
External links, forms, and search boxes may not function within this collection.
Senate Chamber Desks
The Senate purchased 48 mahogany desks for its chamber in 1819, adding desks as new states joined the Union. To date, more than 1,600 senators have occupied these historic desks. image of Senate Chamber floor plan
image of Old Senate Chamber image of Senate Chamber desk
Overview Senate Chamber Map Anatomy & Evolution of a Desk Desk History & Mystery
  The Flash Player 6 plug-in is required in order to fully experience the content within this site.
If you do not have this plug-in, click on the icon to download and install it:
Get Macromedia Flash Player

Home     Overview     Senate Chamber Map     Anatomy & Evolution of a Desk     Desk History/Mystery