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  1. Carl Sandburg at US Capitol Building
    Image | 2004

    Carl Sandburg lauds Abraham Lincoln in Washington at the U.S. Capitol Building before a reenactment of Lincoln's inauguration 100 years previous. Others in the picture are Sam Rayburn, House Speaker D-Texas
  2. Carl Sandburg at US Capitol Building with Sam Rayburn and Fred Schwengel
    Image | 2004

    Carl Sandburg lauds Abraham Lincoln in Washington at the U.S. Capitol Building before a reenactment of Lincoln's inauguration 100 years previous. Others in the picture are Sam Rayburn, House Speaker D-Texas
  3. Henry Horner
    Image | 1933

    From text: "Illinois' Governor, Henry Horner[.] Following more than eighteen years as judge of Probate Court, Henry Horner was elevated to the position of the Governor of the State of Illinois on January 9, 1933, at the state capitol of Springfield. The Governor was born in Chicago seven years after the Great Fire ... "
  4. ar00503a.tif
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    ar00503: State capitol building, Springfield, Ill. c. 1994. photo by L. Brian Stauffer. 7 x 11 at 500ppi, ar00503a.tif. This version at 72ppi. City: Springfield, ST: Illinois, TYPE: RGB, Optimized: FPO, Source: Slide, Scan Type: Slide scanner (Polaroid), In/Out: Outside, Season: Fall, Time of Day: Day, Format: Horizontal, Shot: Normal, ID Number: folder=”AR”. Architecture, B...
  5. Landscapes
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    GV00102: United States Capitol. photo by Randy McCabe. c. 1993. 5 x 7, 100 ppi. 0420-10a.tif. TYPE: RGB, Optimized: FPO, Source: Slide, Scan Type: Photo-CD, In/Out: Outside, Season: Summer, Time of Day: Day, Format: Horizontal, Shot: Establishing. Government/Military, State & Federal, Architecture, Building, Government/ Municipal, Landmark.
  6. 4009-06a.tif
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    97-001, frame #21: Dean David Chicoine speaks with Dave Winters, R-Rep. from Rockfrod (left) and Tim O'Connor from the Illinois Beef Association in the Illinois State Capitol rotunda. In front of Water Quality display. c. 1997. photo by David Riecks. 5x7 at 100ppi, 4009-06A.TIF. City: Springfield, ST: Illinois, TYPE: RGB, Optimized: FPO, Source: Color negative, Scan Type: Ph...
  7. 4009-07a.tif
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    97-001, frame 33: Wayne Pedersen talks (right) explains about his current research with Jack Erisman (C-FAR board at left) at the Illinois State Capitol during a special presentation for legislators. Photo by David Riecks. c. 1997. 100ppi, 5 x 7, 4009-07a.tif. City: Springfield, ST: Illinois, TYPE: RGB, Optimized: FPO, Source: Color negative, Scan Type: Photo-CD, In/Out: Ins...
  8. Library of Congress (6)
    Image | 2010

    and the cresting of the dome terminates in a gilded finial representing the torch of Science ever burning.
  9. Confederate Memorial Library
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    Confederate Memorial Library. 'Last Capitol of the Confederacy,' Danville, Va. This building now houses the Free Public Library, served as the executive mansion under President Jefferson Davis. It was from here that he fled Danville on April 10, 1865."" Postcard was never mailed.
  10. Folger Shakespearian Library, Washington, D.C. (1)
    Image | 2010

    FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY, WASHINGTON, D. C.
  11. State Library
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    The State Library, Old State Capitol, Springfield, Illinois Although there had been four statehouses in Illinois before the Old State Capitol was occupied in 1839, this was the first statehouse to incorporate a library. Abraham Lincoln is recorded as having borrowed the first book from the State Library in 1842.
  12. State Supreme Court Library, Cheyenne, WY
    Image | 1938

    State Supreme Court Library, Cheyenne, Wyo. On Back: SUPREME COURT STATE LIBRARY Cheyenne is rapidly developing its Center. The Supreme Court Library building constructed of white marble stands just south and east of the Capitol building and is one of the finest buildings in the State.
  13. Supreme Court and State Library Building, Cheyenne, WY
    Image | 2008

    SUPREME COURT AND STATE LIBRARY BUILDING, CHEYENNE ""IN WONDERFUL WYOMING"" On Back: The building housing the State Library and Supreme Court occupies the center of a block adjacent to the State Capitol. It is constructed of Indiana limestone above a granite base. Interior finishings are of Tennessee marble. The building cost over a third of a million dollars.
  14. Library of Congress (1)
    Image | 1912

    and the cresting of the dome terminates in a gilded finial representing the torch of Science ever burning.
  15. Library of Congress (3)
    Image | 1912

    and the cresting of the dome terminates in a gilded finial representing the torch of Science ever burning.
  16. Library of Congress (5)
    Image | 2010

    and the cresting of the dome terminates in a gilded finial representing the torch of Science ever burning.
  17. Library of Congress (8)
    Image | 2010

    Library of Congress and Annex, Washington D. C.
  18. Library of Congress (9)
    Image | 2010

    U. S. Capitol, Library and house Office Building from an aeroplane, Washington D. C.
  19. Kentucky State Library
    Image | 2008

    State Library in new Capitol Building, Frankfurt, Ky.
  20. Bookmobile, Madison
    Image | 2008

    Wisconsin Free Library Commission State Capitol, Madison Wisconsin Inquire about a bookmobile exhibit or project for your area, made possible in Wisconsin by a Federal-grants program to the Commission.
  21. Louisiana State Library
    Image | 1964

    Louisiana State Library and Capitol Tower
  22. State Library and Supreme Court Building
    Image | 2010

    STATE LIBRARY AND SUPREME COURT BUILDING, Hartford, Conn. is located opposite the State Capitol. This building houses the Colonial Charter granted by Charles II, and many other historical items.
  23. Print of the Lincoln Family in the White House
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    President Lincoln and Family Circle. Tinted portrait of Abraham and Mary Lincoln with their three sons in the White House. Classical decorations with views of water and US Capitol Building out the windows. Green center table. L-R, Robert in military uniform, Mary in orange dress with flowers in hair, Tad in blue uniform. Willie and Mr. Lincoln in black, Willie reads a book. ...
  24. Trim 2, from Lincoln's catafalque
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    Silver thread and wire fringe segment. 3/8" wide tape of silver thread, very thin wire thread tassels are attached close together. Silver tassels, twisted into spiral pattern, all same length. L 22 7/16" x W 4".
  25. Trim 1, from Lincoln's catafalque
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    Silver thread & wire wrapped around wooden beads, with fringe bottom. Small top bead wrapped in basket weave pattern, small wrapped ring separates two beads. Larger bead wrapped in ribbed pattern. Fringe, which is attached to bottom of bead, is twisted wire in a spiral pattern. Secured on thin wooden dowel. H 7" x Diam 3 3/8".
  26. Photographic print, depicting a side view of the Ninian Edwards mansion, Springfield, IL
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    Reproduced photo of the Ninian Edwards mansion, Springfield, IL. Taken from side of house. Home has two 2-story sections, with one story wings on either side. Left section wing is barely visible in photograph, has one or two chimneys
  27. Commemorative ribbon, originally used on Lincoln's catafalque during his funeral at the Old State Capitol in Springfield, IL
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    White silk grosgrain ribbon. Extremely fragile, rapidly disintegrating. L 21 1/2" x W 2 3/4".
  28. Trim 3, from Lincoln's catafalque
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    Black wool fringe. Cord is looped and sewn together to form tape. First continues to form tassels before next loop of tape. Tassels made by cord, twisting back on self. Additional, thinner, cord sewn diagonal across front of tape in long and short sections in pattern. Excellent condition. L 20" x W 6 1/16".
  29. Photographic print, depicting the Ninian W. Edwards Home, Springfield, IL
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    Reproduced photo of the Ninian W. Edwards Home, Springfield, IL. Taken directly from front. House has two distinct sections and two low wings on either section. Left section has wing, deep porch, double windows, mansard roof, and vertical board door. Right section is set up from left, arch fanlight over door on left, bracketed style (also on left). Snow on ground, two small ...
  30. Nashville, from the Capitol
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    Reproduction of a black and white photograph of Nashville taken from the Capitol building from Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: ...
  31. General Douglas MacArthur
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    Photograph, b/w
  32. The Capitol, Nashville, Tenn.
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    Reproduction of a black and white photograph of the Capitol in Nashville. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10".
  33. Photo of Richard M. Nixon signing Bill for Lincoln Home National Historic Site
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    Photo of President Richard M. Nixon, signing the Bill creating the Lincoln Home National Historic Site, as part of the National Park Service, on August 18, 1971.
  34. Credit card featuring Springfield/Lincoln related images
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    Plastic credit card featuring drawings of Springfield/Lincoln related images: Old State Capitol
  35. Freedom for All and Forever
    Image | 2 pages | 1918

  36. The New Capitol, Columbia, S.C.
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    Reproduction of a black and white photograph of the New Capitol, Columbia, S. C. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10".
  37. Columbia, S.C., from the Capitol
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    Reproduction of a black and white photograph of Columbia taken from the Capitol. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10".