Construction of RI State House
Image shows the construction of the Rhode Island State House. Exterior walls, windows and porticoes are being constructed with blocks of white Georgia marble. Large wooden framework and pulley systems rise above the construction. Blocks of marble lay on a wooden platform built around the foundation of the State House. Decorative elements including cornice and dentil molding are being added to the top of the State House. A road runs through the foreground of photograph.