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The Architecture Jewel Of Hartford

10499827_706496339417583_1661725989_oThe beautiful Connecticut State Capitol Building is the third such structure to hold state lawmakers since the Revoluntionary war. The building is one of the largest Eastlake Style buildings. The exterior is East Canaan, Connecticut marble and granite from Westerly, Rhode Island. The building is roughly rectangular, the interior spaces organized around two open interior courts that run vertically to large skylights. In the center is a third circular open rotunda beneath the dome. The large hall of the House of Representatives forms an extension on the south side