This section of the website contains photographs that show the building sculpture being carved and later set in place by men and hoists. We also have a newspaper clipping from the St. Paul Globe newspaper that discusses the architectural sculptures on the building. Click here to view the article.

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Milton Young


1906 St. Paul City Directory and 1905 Census. Stonecutter Milton Young was born in Illinois in 1886. Several years after the completion of the Capitol he moved to Sandstone, MN and, according to his WWI draft card, was a foreman in the quarry there in 1918.

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