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Maine State House

1 State House Station
Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, 04333

Maine State House
Photo: Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division License: Public Domain
About 150 feet (46 m) in length, including the central portion with columns and cupola and two wings extending north and south, the building's cornerstone was laid on July 4, 1829.

The governor's office is located on the second floor. The House of Representatives occupies the third and fourth floors of the north wing and the Senate chambers occupy similar quarters in the south wing.

The dome is surmounted by a statue, the draped female figure of Wisdom, designed by W. Clark Noble of Gardiner, and made of copper overlaid with gold.

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