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Wisconsin State Capitol Interior — Stacks of the Historical Society Library


Minnie Oakley and Florence Baker Hayes (reaching for a book), two Historical Society librarians, during the period when the Society was housed in the South Wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol. Details of the Capitol furnishing and construction in this photograph include the leather swivel chair (in need of repair) and the Jenny Lind table, as well as documentation of the ceiling construction.


Image ID: 23281

Creation Date: 1896-05 

Creator Name: Thwaites, Reuben Gold

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Thwaites, Reuben Gold, 1853-1913 : Reuben Gold Thwaites papers, 1843-1960

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH M94-176

Original Dimensions: 3.5 x 4.75 inches


See also Image ID: 23284 for another image of Minnie Oakley.








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