History Talks at Schmidt House presents: “The State Capitol Dome History”

On Thursday, January 10 at noon, History Talks at the Schmidt House presents, “The State Capitol Dome History.” Our presenter is Susan Mayer, Ph.D.

Dr. Mayer will highlight the origin, evolution and dominant features of the Legislative Building and the State Capitol Dome. Her presentation will cover the dome’s symbolic meaning and structure, early history models, and the U.S. Capitol and other state capitols.

Dr. Mayer is an independent art historian who regularly speaks to the public, leads many tours as a volunteer, and teaches at the college level. She received her Ph.D. from New York University’s Institute of Fine Arts.

What — History Talks at the Schmidt House presents “The State Capitol Dome History”

When — Thursday, January 10, 2018, noon-1 p.m. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and close at capacity.

Where — The Schmidt House, 330 Schmidt Place SW, Tumwater

Cost —Free (donations are welcome!)

For More Information — Visit www.olytumfoundation.org, or contact Don Trosper, Public History Manager at history@olytumfoundation.org or 360-786-8117

Sponsored By — Olympia Tumwater Foundation

Our thanks to the City of Tumwater for its support.

The Olympia Tumwater Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity. All contributions are tax-deductible to the extent provided by law.



330 Schmidt Pl SW, Tumwater, WA 98501
330 Schmidt Pl SW, Tumwater, WA 98501