Old Illinois State Capitol, Springfield Photos

The Old State Capitol (1837) or State House has been restored to Abraham Lincoln's time & is open as a museum.

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Old Illinois State Capitol , where Lincoln served in legislature. Springfield, IL.Old State House as seen from Lincoln's law office window. Springfield, IL.Dome of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Sandstone Doric columns of Old State House. Springfield, IL.
Old Illinois State Capitol (1837), where Lincoln served in legislature. Springfield, IL. On National Register.Old State House as seen from Lincoln's law office window. Springfield, IL.Dome of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Sandstone Doric columns of Old State House. Springfield, IL.
Statue of Abe & Mary Lincoln by Larry Anderson outside Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Statue of Abe & Mary Lincoln with Todd. Springfield, IL.Restored House of Representative chamber in Old State Capitol museum. Springfield, IL.Portrait of George Washington in House chamber of Old State Capitol museum. Springfield, IL.
Statue of Abe & Mary Lincoln (2004) by Larry Anderson outside Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Statue of Abe & Mary Lincoln with Todd. Springfield, IL.Restored House of Representative chamber in Old State Capitol museum. Springfield, IL.Portrait of George Washington in House chamber of Old State Capitol museum. Springfield, IL.
Stovepipe hat on desk once occupied by Abraham Lincoln in House chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.House chamber of Old State Capitol museum. Springfield, IL.Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Desk in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Stovepipe hat on desk once occupied by Abraham Lincoln in House chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.House chamber of Old State Capitol museum. Springfield, IL.Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Desk in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Gas lamp in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Portrait of George Washington's family in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.1857 map of America in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Dome interior of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Gas lamp in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Portrait of George Washington's family in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.1857 map of America in Senate chamber of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Dome interior of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Rotunda of Old State House. Springfield, IL.Statue of Stephen Douglas, who debated Lincoln, in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Statue of Stephen Douglas, who debated Lincoln, in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Crossed staircase of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Rotunda of Old State House. Springfield, IL.Statue of Stephen Douglas, who debated Lincoln, in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Statue of Stephen Douglas, who debated Lincoln, in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Crossed staircase of Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Unique staircase of Old State House. Springfield, IL.Painting of view from Old State House looking north over Springfield. Springfield, IL.Painting of view from Old State House looking east over Springfield. Springfield, IL.Painting of view from Old State House looking south over Springfield. Springfield, IL.
Unique staircase of Old State House. Springfield, IL.Painting of view from Old State House looking north over Springfield (c1857). Springfield, IL.Painting of view from Old State House looking east over Springfield (c1857). Springfield, IL.Painting of view from Old State House looking south over Springfield (c1857). Springfield, IL.
Painting of view from Old State House looking west over Springfield. Springfield, IL.Former Supreme court chamber in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Chandelier in Supreme court in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Visitor benches in Supreme court in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Painting of view from Old State House looking west over Springfield (c1857). Springfield, IL.Former Supreme court chamber in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Chandelier in Supreme court in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Visitor benches in Supreme court in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Clock in Supreme court in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Clerical room in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Games table in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Governor's reception room in Old State Capitol where Lincoln received guests after election as President. Springfield, IL.
Clock in Supreme court in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Clerical room in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Games table in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Governor's reception room in Old State Capitol where Lincoln received guests after election as President. Springfield, IL.
Old State Capitol adjutant's office once used by Ulysses S. Grant. Springfield, IL.Portrait of Ulysses S. Grant at Old Illinois State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Committee room in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Cane stand with torch for torch light parades in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
Old State Capitol adjutant's office once used by Ulysses S. Grant. Springfield, IL.Portrait of Ulysses S. Grant at Old Illinois State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Committee room in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Cane stand with torch for torch light parades in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.
First State Library room in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Treasurer's offices in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.

First State Library room in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.Treasurer's offices in Old State Capitol. Springfield, IL.


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