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Old State House, Broadway, bounded by Madison, Clinton & Lewis Streets, Frankfort, Franklin County, KY

Old State House, Broadway, bounded by Madison, Clinton & Lewis Streets, Frankfort, Franklin County, KY

 
 
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Summary

Significance: Date built (approx): Begun in Spring, 1826; and finished in Fall, 1830. Architect or builder: Gideon Shryock. Present condition: Fair; necessary repairs being neglected. Number of stories: Two. Exterior: Kentucky marble. Interior partitions: Brick and frame, plastered. Roof: Frame construction covered with standing seam tin, except dome, which is copper as originally. Floors: Marble, wood, cement, linoleum. The stone flagging and steps of the portico were covered with concrete in 1910.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-1
Survey number: HABS KY-20-1
Building/structure dates: 1830 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000346

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Date

1933 - 1970
person

Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Shryock, Gideon
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Location

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Source

Library of Congress
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