The second period began with the necessity of public buildings and housings for the officials such as jurists, journalists, writers, etc. This period shows the Italian influence on its architecture, an influence of the historicism that was a current that revalued the old architecture: Doric, Ionic or Corinthian, pilasters, Roman arches, etc.
The government of the Confederation didn't have too many resources, since the contribution of the counties was very difficult of controlling. This period has prints of an architecture with Italian spirit, an influence of the historicismo, current was given that revalues the architecture of the antiquity. Doric, ionic or Corinthian columns, pilasters of the manierismo, Roman arches of half point, treatment of having padded in the basements of the facade, they are some of the examples that compose this architecture.