Details for Harrison County Courthouse (Atlas Number 5203010177)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5203010177


Marker Number 10177
Atlas Number 5203010177
Marker Title Harrison County Courthouse
Index Entry Harrison County Courthouse
Address Houston at Washington St.
City Marshall
County Harrison
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 371587
UTM Northing 3601657
Subject Codes Beaux Arts; courthouses
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1900. Cost $62,000. Third on this site. (Little Virginia, 1851; brick Gothic, 1889, burned in 1899.) This one of granite, brick and marble. Capitol-styled, classic Roman architecture, with a dome clock and belfry surmounted by a symbolic figure of justice. In 1964 became site of Harrison County Museum, in space allotment after new Courthouse was opened on Whetstone Square. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965