Harrisburg in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Capitol Building
Old Capitol Building looking east on State Street from N. Second Street in 1875.
Close-up view of the Old Capitol Building from N. Third and State Streets.
Senate Chamber of the Old Capitol Building in 1891.
Erected by The Harrisburg History Project Commissioned by Mayor Stephen R. Reed.
Location. 40° 15.836′ N, 76° 53.1′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in Dauphin County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Third Street, on the left when traveling east on State Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrisburg PA 17101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Present State Capitol Building (here, next to this marker); Public Sector Unionism (a few steps from this marker); Grace United Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Grace Methodist Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); State Capitol (about 300 feet away); Saint Patrick's Cathedral (about 300 feet away); Old Brick Capitol (about 300 feet away); Pine Street Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Categories. • Government • Landmarks • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,209 times since then and 16 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on March 28, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.