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House of Representatives Chamber, Texas State Capitol. Austin

A view of the lower chamber of the Texas State Legislature. The Texas House is composed of 150 members who are elected from single-member districts for two-year terms.

 

The capitol building was designed by Elijah E. Myers in Italian Renaissance Revival style, and was constructed between 1882 to 1888. At 308 ft. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1970.

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Taken on April 1, 2019