Iowa State building
Of Corinthian design, this building is a combination of the old capitol at Iowa City and the new capitol at Des Moines. It is two stories high with large central dome and semicircular colonnade porches at each end. Architects, Proudfoot & Bird, of Des Moines.
Large bronze figures of General William Tecumseh Sherman, Admiral David Farragut, General David B. Henderson, and General G.M. Dodge were placed near the building's entrances.