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Beekeeper on Top of Capitol Building

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Drawing of the Wisconsin State Capitol building. Features the dome with the "Wisconsin" statue replaced by a seated beekeeper wearing protective clothing, inspecting a foundation frame from a hive. A smoker sits on top of the hive. Several bees are swarming beekeeper. In the background are buildings on the Capitol Square.


Image ID: 106253

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Preuss

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Wisconsin Honey Producers Association : Records, 1875-1979

Genre: Drawing

Original Format Type: drawings

Original Format Number: PH 3661 Folder 3

Original Dimensions: 7.5 x 10 inches






Bee culture




Caricatures and cartoons

Cities and towns

Clothing and dress

Commercial buildings


Human settlements

Implements, utensils, etc.

Protective clothing




Wisconsin State Capitol


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