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Pennsylvania capitol : The Commissioners for Erecting a State Capitol on the public ground at Harrisburg, invite architects to exhibit to them plans and elevations for the contemplated building, at any time previous to the fifteenth of April next. A premium of four hundred dollars will be given for the plan that shall be adopted by the board.

Author/creator Pennsylvania. Commissioners for Erecting a State Capitol
Other author/creatorFindlay, William, 1768-1846.
Other author/creatorCrain, Richard Moore, 1777-1852.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info[Harrisburg, Pa.] : [publisher not identified], [1819]
Description1 sheet (1 unnumbered page)
Supplemental Content Shaw-Shoemaker Digital Edition
Series Early American imprints. Second series no. 49041. ^A575643
General note"Proposals will be received, either verbally or in writing, addressed to the secretary of the board, Richard M. Crain, in Harrisburg." Signed: Harrisburg, January 29th, 1819. Wm. Findlay, Rich'd M. Crain, Geo. Bryan, John B. Gibson, Wm. Graydon, commissioners.
General noteThe original, held by the Library of Congress, includes a ms. note from Richard M. Crain to the editor of the National intelligencer asking him to "insert the above advertisement in your paper" and "you will please to forward to me by mail the paper containing the advertisement."
References Shaw & Shoemaker 49041
References Rink, E. Technical Americana, 2555
Other formsMicroform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction noteElectronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 49041).

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