Pennsylvania State Capitol

 

John Canning Co. restored multiple locations in the Pennsylvania State Capitol, a US Historic National Landmark

SCOPE

Conservation & restoration; decorative painting; extensive architectural gilding and glazing; ornamental plaster restoration, stabilization, repair; wood cleaning, restoration & repair; stone restoration, cleaning & repair; metal restoration, cleaning & repair


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.


BUILDING FACTS

Location: Harrisburg, PA
Built: 1906
Original Architect: Joseph Miller Huston
Style: Beaux Arts, Renaissance Revival