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Capitol, Topeka, Kansas

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Date: 1940

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.1 C.1940c *5

Unit ID: 214165

Summary: This black and white photograph shows the preliminary sketches for the statehouse mural entitled "Kansas Pastoral" by Regionalist artist John Steuart Curry, (1897-1946). Located on the west wall of the archway on the second-floor of the capitol in Topeka, Kansas, the mural illustrates a family and their farm as the night and evening sky merge together on the Kansas prairie.

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Title (Main title): Capitol, Topeka, Kansas


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