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Object Name Shovel
Common Name Groundbreaking shovel
Catalog Number 1908.7
Date ca. 1908
Material(s) Wood; steel;
Dimensions H-38.5 W-7.5 D-2.5 inches
Description This shovel has a wooden handle and a metal head.
Notes Used for the groundbreaking of new state capitol building.
Collection Frank Stagg Collection
Subjects Capitol buildings
Capitols
Ceremonial objects
Ceremonies
Ceremonial-civic buildings
Search Terms New Capitol Building
New Capitol
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS