Madison Capital House | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society

Drawing

Madison Capital House

Madison Capital House | Drawing | Wisconsin Historical Society
Illustration of the Capital house, a first-class hotel, copied from page 320 of Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion.
DESCRIPTION
Illustration of the Capital house, a first-class hotel, copied from page 320 of Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:11329
Creation Date:circa 1853
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Place File*
Genre:Drawing
Original Format Type:prints, fine-art
Original Format Number:PF Madison.242
Original Dimensions:8 x 6.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The first-class hotel opened in 1853, was later bought by L.B. Vilas and changed to Vilas House. Today, it's been converted into an office building called the Pioneer Block.
SUBJECTS
Horses
Housing
Cities and towns
Flags
Hotels
Carriages and carts
Pedestrians
Roads
Signs and signboards

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