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This colored slide shows the capitol in Topeka, Kansas. The capitol is 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. The Pioneer Women statue is in the left corner of the image.

Date: 2002

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Item Number: 218883
Call Number: FK2.1 C. 2000c *5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 218883

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