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The Opening of the New Capitol
 
The new Capitol Building was dedicated on October 1, 1938.

Publications

Oregon Capitol Dedication Salem, Or. : Capitol Reconstruction Commission, 1938

Sequence of Events and Detail of Arrangements for Oregon Capitol Dedication, Saturday, October 1, 1938 Salem, Or. : Capitol Reconstruction Commission, 1938

State Capitol Souvenir Book Salem, Or. : Statesman Pub. Co., 1938

Oregon's State Capitol : a Monument to the Purpose and Vision of the People of a Great Western State Salem, Or. : Secretary of State, 1940

Oregon's State Capitol Salem, Or. : Secretary of State, 1956


Photos

1938 Capitol, taken shortly after completion, 1938.1938 Capitol, taken shortly after completion, circa 1938.1938 Capitol, aerial view, circa 1940.1938 Capitol, taken before the underground Capitol Mall Parking Structure  was completed in 1990.






1938 Capitol with new wings, added in 1977.



Articles

Capitol Doors Formally Opened to Public  Capitol Journal, July 2, 1938

Saturday Program Dedicates Capitol  Oregon Statesman, September 29, 1938

Formal Capitol Dedication is Set for Today  Oregon Statesman, October 1, 1938

New Capitol is Dedicated; Martin Talks  Oregon Journal, October 1, 1938

New Oregon Statehouse is Dedicated to Public Service at Formal Rites
  Oregon Statesman, October 2, 1938

New Capitol is Taken Over  Oregon Journal, October 2, 1938