::New York State Capitol


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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} The New York State Capitol is the capitol building of the U.S. state of New York. Housing the New York State Legislature, it is located in the state capital city Albany as part of the Empire State Plaza on State Street in Capitol Park. The building, completed in 1899 at a cost of $25 million<ref name=WGBH>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> (worth approximately half a billion current dollars). It was the most expensive government building of its time.<ref name=WGBH/> It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, then included as a contributing property when the Lafayette Park Historic District was listed in 1978. The following year it was declared a National Historic Landmark.<ref name="nhlsum"/><ref name="nrhpinv"> and {{PDFlink New York State Capitol exterior undated photo; 289 KiB}}</ref>

New York State Capitol sections
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