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New President

On 20 January 2017, Donald J Trump becomes the 45th President of the USA in a ceremony at the Capitol Building in Washington DC. The Capitol, home of the US Congress, was built between 1793 and 1811 and its famous dome first featured on the US $2 definitive of 1923 (SG 580).

The Capitol Building

To read more about The Capitol Building’s philatelic history, see the latest GSM.

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