Wide view of original State Office Building, Lansing
James P. Edmonds
Capital Area District Library
State capitol (Lansing, MI)
Photograph of original state office building, Lansing. Built 1853 at a cost of $15,500. Located in the center of the block later occupied by the 1879 state capitol. Razed in 1870, the materials were used to build the Butler block on the northwest corner of Kalamazoo and Washington Avenues.