Wisconsin State Capitol Interior — Office of SHSW Librarian | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Wisconsin State Capitol Interior — Office of SHSW Librarian

Wisconsin State Capitol Interior — Office of SHSW Librarian | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
The office of Historical Society Librarian Minnie Oakley in the third Wisconsin State Capitol. From 1866 to 1883 the Historical Society occupied the entire second floor of the old South Wing. From 1883 to 1900 they occupied larger space in the South Wing addition. This photograph provides a close view of the panel doors and transom of the new wing and the office furniture.
DESCRIPTION
The office of Historical Society Librarian Minnie Oakley in the third Wisconsin State Capitol. From 1866 to 1883 the Historical Society occupied the entire second floor of the old South Wing. From 1883 to 1900 they occupied larger space in the South Wing addition. This photograph provides a close view of the panel doors and transom of the new wing and the office furniture.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:23274
Creation Date: May 1896
Creator Name:Thwaites, Reuben Gold
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Thwaites, Reuben Gold, 1853-1913 : Reuben Gold Thwaites papers, 1843-1960
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH M94-176
Original Dimensions:4.75 x 3.75 inches
SUBJECTS
Architectural details
Doors
Wisconsin State Capitol
Clothing and dress
Chairs
Furniture
Books
Libraries
Indoor photography
Women
Librarians
Offices

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