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Old State Capitol

by Illinois State Historical Library

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Published by Illinois State Historical Library [and] Illinois State Historical Society in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public buildings,
  • Capital and capitol,
  • Capitals (Cities)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    ContributionsIllinois State Historical Society
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27275386M
    OCLC/WorldCa13684423

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