This Day in Texas History: Ground Broken for New Capitol

This Day in Texas History: (from the Texas State Historical Association archives) Ground Broken for New Capitol February 01, 1882 On this date in 1882, building commissioners

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This day in Texas History: Waterloo Approved as New Capital of Texas

This day in Texas History: (from the Texas State Historical Association archives) Waterloo Approved as New Capital of Texas January 19, 1839 On this day in 1839,

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1/17/2013 Daily Image: SoCo Capitol

The Texas State Capitol building is remarkable from most angles, but seeing it jutting between the skyscrapers of Austin when looking from South Congress Avenue

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12/17/2012 Daily Photo – Austin State Capitol Sunset

The Capitol building in Austin is a dramatic structure, especially as the sunset glow enhances the effect of it’s pink granite exterior. I wanted some

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