Pieces of Iowa’s Past, April 19, 2012

(2012) Pieces of Iowa’s Past, April 19, 2012. Legislative Services Agency (Legislative Service Bureau)


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Pieces of Iowa’s Past, published by the Iowa State Capitol Tour Guides weekly during the legislative session, features historical facts about Iowa, the Capitol, and the early workings of state government. All historical publications are reproduced here with the actual spelling, punctuation, and grammar retained. April 19, 2012 THIS WEEK: Fiscal Side of Building the Iowa State Capitol BACKGROUND: Building the Iowa State Capitol The Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines, signifies the prodigious spirit of Iowa. Built between 1871 and 1886, this magnificent building represents, both inside and out, one of the nation's finest examples of 19th century architecture.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: State Capital, Tour Guide Staff, Tours, History of Iowa, State Government
Subjects: History and culture
History and culture > History of Iowa
State government
ID Code: 15406
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 25 Nov 2013 19:04
Last Modified: 25 Nov 2013 19:04
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/15406