Cass Gilbert Society
Cass Gilbert Society



MN Capitol Furnishings

We have recently completed the Minnesota State Capitol Furnishings Project. Stories were collected from people about chairs, tables, and other furnishings that Cass Gilbert designed or selected for the Minnesota State Capitol Building in 1905. Find out more about this one year project...

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                  the Minnesota State Capitol under construction
Minnesota State Capitol, St. Paul - Cass Gilbert
Butte, Montana Bank Building - Cass Gilbert

Did you know?

The Minnesota State Capitol reopened on January 2, 2017. Daily tours are available. The Grand Reopening was held August 11 - 13, 2017. It was a great celebration for Minnesota.

Who Built Our Capitol?

Furnishings of the Historic 1905 Minnesota State Capitol Research Project. The Cass Gilbert Society has completed this one-year project. For more information connect with us via our contact page.

Capitol Furnishings Project furniture designed by Cass Gilbert

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Cass Gilbert Society furniture designed by Cass Gilbert

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MN 150
Minnesota Historical Society selected Cass Gilbert as one of the 150 people to celebrate the people, places and events that have shaped Minnesota in honor of the Sesquicentennial of Minnesota statehood (1858-2008).
The exhibit, at the Minnesota History Center, 345 Kellogg Blvd. in St Paul, continued all during 2013.

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