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. Susan Mayer will speak at the Olympia Tumwater Foundation’s History Talks at the Schmidt House on January 10, 2019

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 (www.olytumfoundation.org)

Our thanks to the City of Tumwater for its support.


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