Essential Architecture- the South

Tennessee State Capitol

architect

William Strickland

location

Nashville, TN

date

1845-59

style

Classical Revival

construction

Stone

type

Government
 
  angle view, photograph ca. 1901, Detroit Publishing Co. (no.013557), Library of Congress.
 
  distant view (U. Penn. slide coll.: gift of Philadelphia Museum of Art).
 
  angle view, photo D. Robb (U. Penn. slide coll.).
 
  close angle (U. Penn. slide coll.: gift of G. B. Tatum).
   
  front elevation, Tennessee State Library.
 
  detail of portico, photo 1983, P. Scott.
   
  lantern, photo 1983, P. Scott.
 
   iron stair and balcony in library, photo 1983, P. Scott.
 

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