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Wisconsin State Capitol (Third) Dome under Construction

Wisconsin State Capitol (Third) Dome under Construction
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Title: Wisconsin State Capitol (Third) Dome under Construction
Description: Wisconsin State Capitol dome under construction, showing the workmen and the equipment they used to hoist construction materials into place. After the construction was finished the cast iron dome was painted white.

Image ID: 23183
October 1869 ca.
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Hanks, Stanley C. (Stanley Charles) : Madison, Wisconsin History Photograph Collections, ca. 1850s-1985
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Trees
Cities and towns
Capitol buildings
Wisconsin State Capitol
Architectural details
Outdoor photography
Construction workers
Building materials
Work clothes
Construction equipment

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Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society.

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