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Fire at the Wisconsin State Capitol (Third)

Fire at the Wisconsin State Capitol (Third)
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Title: Fire at the Wisconsin State Capitol (Third)
Description: Postcard depicting the fire of February 26-27, 1904 that destroyed most of the second Wisconsin State Capitol. The smoke and flames have been dramatically enhanced by the postcard publisher.

Image ID: 23250
Bishop, E. A.
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Album 08 (State Capitol, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, [1848-1913])
Genre: Postcard
See also original photograph by E.R. Curtiss, Image ID: 1906.
Subjects: Trees
Cities and towns
Wisconsin State Capitol

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