National Geographic : 1946 Dec
c) jNational Geographic Society Kodachrome byRay Atkeson Chastely White in a Perfect Setting of Green, the Modern Capitol at SalemSymbolizes Oregon It was built in 1938 at a cost of $2,500,000 to replace the old State House, which was destroyed by fire. Decorativemotifs feature thepioneers oftheOregon Trail. Furnishings and carpets are of materials produced in the State. Rug patterns represent leading industries-agriculture, lumbering, fishing, and mining.