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Capitol 1853-1881

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Funeral of former Texas governor Andrew Jackson Hamilton at the State Capitol building. Original albumen print filed with Gethsemane Collection, AR.M.013. Same as C00253

1875-04-12

Funeral of former Texas governor Andrew Jackson Hamilton at the State Capitol building. Original albumen print filed with Gethsemane Collection, AR.M.013

1875-04-12

State Capitol building after the fire on the 9th of November, 1881. Several people can be seen standing on the steps leading up to the building.

1881

View of the front exterior of the Texas State Capitol building, about 1870. There are several men perched on the front fence lining the grounds. The original stereograph was created by H.B. Hillyer

circa 1870

A photo back ad for Austin photographer S.B. Hill with a drawing of the Capitol building burning in 1881.

1881

A view of the façade of the 1853 Capitol building, circa 1870s. There is a man leaning against one of the pillars at the top of the steps. Small trees surround the building. The area in front of it is not landscaped. This image was created by photograph W.J. Oliphant of Austin.

circa 1870

View of the Texas State Capitol that burned in 1881. This image was created circa 1870s

undated

The corner stone of the burned 1854 Capitol building. The front has a star and the words "State of Texas 1854." The image was created by Jordan Co.

undated

View of the second state capitol building. "The 2nd State Capital. Located on the site of the present Capital, Burned in 1881."

undated

View of 1853 Capitol burning.

1881-11-07

A photographic copy of a pencil drawing of the Capitol done by William von Rosenberg in 1856. The original is in the Briscoe Center at the University of Texas.

1856

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