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This sepia colored photograph shows the construction of the capitol dome in Topeka, Kansas. Located on twenty acres of land once owned by Cyrus K. Holliday, work began on the capitol October 17, 1866 when the cornerstone was laid for the east wing. Thirty-seven years later the statehouse, an example of French Renaissance architecture and Corinthian details, was completed at a total cost of $3,200,588.92.

Creator: Cone, William Whitney
Date: 1888

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Item Number: 215283
Call Number: FK2.1 C.1888 *3
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 215283

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