1851 New Capitol

Artist: Jared Gentilcore
School: Julian Newman, Athens

"1851 New Capitol"

1849 December 14: On the thirtieth anniversary of statehood the capitol in Montgomery is destroyed by fire. Construction of new capitol completed in 1851.

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Created: October 12, 2007
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