The Wisconsin State Capitol building is 100 years old this year. To mark the occasion, the Wisconsin State Journal is highlighting different aspects of this remarkable edifice. 

Today, we're looking at some of the little-known and unusual aspects of the building that anchors Madison's Downtown.

By BARRY ADAMS and GEORGE HESSELBERG.

Barry Adams covers regional and business news for the Wisconsin State Journal.

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