Beekeeper on Top of Capitol Building | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Beekeeper on Top of Capitol Building

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DESCRIPTION

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.

RECORD DETAILS

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

SUBJECTS

Agriculture

Animals

Architecture

Arts

Bee culture

Bees

Botany

Capitols

Caricatures and cartoons

Cities and towns

Clothing and dress

Commercial buildings

Hardware

Human settlements

Implements, utensils, etc.

Protective clothing

Streets

Transportation

Trees

Wisconsin State Capitol

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