Pennsylvania State Capitol, Harrisburg: Historic restoration of decorative paint and plaster in multiple locations within this Historic National Landmark

Pennsylvania State Capitol

The Pennsylvania State Capitol projects that John Canning & Company has been involved with include: restoration of historic ornamental plaster, decorative painting, conservation, woodwork restoration, marble repairs and cleaning, metal repairs and cleaning.

Significant projects include the restoration of the plaster, decorative painting, and historic woodwork repair and refinishing in the House Chamber Ante Rooms, including the Members Lounge, Vestibule Post Office, Governors Ante Room, House Chamber Portico Doors, and the Ladies Waiting Room. The architectural woodwork at Rostrum in the House Chamber was also refinished.

Location: Harrisburg, PA

Built: 1906

Original Architect: Joseph Miller Huston

Style: Beaux-Arts, Renaissance Revival


U.S. National Register of Historic Places, U.S. National Historic Landmark, U.S. Historic District Contributing Property