Essential Architecture- the South

Williamsburg Capitol Building

architect

Henry Cary

location

Williamsburg, VA.

date

1701-05, reconstructed 1928-34

style

Georgian

construction

Brick

type

Government
 
  a: view from south, photo 1963, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  b: detail of south bow and arcade, photo 1945, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  c: northeast angle, photo 1963, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  d: stairhall, photo 1954, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  e: Governor's Council room, photo 1954, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  f: Court room, photo 1954, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 

links

 

Society of Architectural Historians

Special thanks to the Society of Architectural Historians
for some of the images on this page (copyright SAH).
www.essential-architecture.com