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This Old Statehouse
This award-winning documentary features the work and workers who restored Iowa’s most important architectural icon, the state Capitol. Through the use of on-the-scene video essays, in-depth interviews and historical photos,“This Old Statehouse” documents both the history of the Capitol and the story of its restoration.

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This Old Statehouse

posted on June 25, 2012

This Old Statehouse
Full Program: Iowa Public Television presents "This Old Statehouse," a half-hour documentary on the work and workers that are restoring Iowa's most important architectural icon, the State Capitol. Through the use of video essays, in-depth interviews, and... 25:10 Play Video

This Old Statehouse: Timeline

posted on April 6, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Timeline
Discover the chronological history of the Iowa Statehouse through this interactive timeline. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Photo Gallery

posted on April 3, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Photo Gallery
View photos from the restoration project. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Tim VanderWell

posted on April 3, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Tim VanderWell
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Tim Vander Well (Ever Greene Painting Studios) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Doris Park

posted on April 3, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Doris Park
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Doris Park (Max-Cast Art Foundry) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Dick Labertew

posted on April 3, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Dick Labertew
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Dick Labertew (Lead Restoration Painter) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Bob Hewitt

posted on April 3, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Bob Hewitt
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Bob Hewitt (Seedorff Masonry, Inc.) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Bart Hammond

posted on April 3, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Bart Hammond
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Bart Hammond (Wood Roofing & Sheet Metal) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Bill Dikis

posted on April 2, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Bill Dikis
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Bill Dikis (RDG Bussard Dikis Inc.) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Carl Crees

posted on April 2, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Carl Crees
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Carl Crees (Stonemason with Forest and Associates) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Scott Allen

posted on April 2, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Interview with Scott Allen
Producer Jack Shepard interviews Scott Allen (RDG Bussard Dikis Inc.) for a story on the Iowa State Capitol renovation. Read More »

This Old Statehouse: Educational Resources

posted on April 2, 2001

This Old Statehouse: Educational Resources
Discover careers related to the design, construction and restoration of the Iowa Statehouse. Read More »

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