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Covington in Fountain County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fountain County (Indiana) Court House

 
 
Fountain County (Indiana) Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
1. Fountain County (Indiana) Court House Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.

Fountain County Court House

1937

Has been placed on the

National Register of Historic Places

by the United States Department
of the Interior

 
Erected 2008 by National Register of Historic Places. (Marker Number 08000191.)
 
Location. 40° 8.229′ N, 87° 23.814′ W. Marker is in Covington, Indiana, in Fountain County. Marker is on 4th Street north of Liberty Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located on the right of the East Entrance doors to the Fountain County Courthouse in Covington, Indiana. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 4th Street, Covington IN 47932, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fountain County Centennial Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Fountain County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Twentieth Century Functional Commercial Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Covington - Indiana City Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fountain County Clerk's Building
Wide View - - Fountain County (Indiana) Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
2. Wide View - - Fountain County (Indiana) Court House Marker
Note the marker to the right between the Entry Doors of the Courthouse.
(about 700 feet away); The House With The Lions (approx. 0.2 miles away); Covington Carnegie Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Esther Test Wallace (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Covington.
 
Also see . . .
1. Listed on The National Register 3-19-2008::. (Submitted on October 25, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Virtual Tour ( Courtesy - - Indiana Government web page). (Submitted on February 9, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Other View - - Fountain County (Indiana) Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
3. Other View - - Fountain County (Indiana) Court House Marker
Statue to right of Entrance. image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
4. Statue to right of Entrance.
Statue to left of Entrance. image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
5. Statue to left of Entrance.
East Entrance - - Fountain County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
6. East Entrance - - Fountain County Courthouse
Eugene Savage:: "Good & Bad in Government Expenditure" image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: "age.con.purdue.edu"
7. Eugene Savage:: "Good & Bad in Government Expenditure"
The interior - - entry and upper level walls are enriched with murals by Nationally known painter Eugene Savage -and- local artists that were directed by Eugene Savage during the 1930's under the (W.P.A.) Works Progress Administration of the "New Deal".
Eugene Savage:: "Good & Bad Government Tax Policy" image. Click for full size.
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8. Eugene Savage:: "Good & Bad Government Tax Policy"
One of the many Courthouse Murals - by  Local Artists image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: "age.con.purdue.edu"
9. One of the many Courthouse Murals - by Local Artists
South / West Corner - - Fountain County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
10. South / West Corner - - Fountain County Courthouse
North / East Corner - - Fountain County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
11. North / East Corner - - Fountain County Courthouse
South / East Corner - - Fountain County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
12. South / East Corner - - Fountain County Courthouse
Looking South - - Courthouse Clock image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
13. Looking South - - Courthouse Clock
The Courthouse Clock image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
14. The Courthouse Clock
Maker of the Clock:: "Electric Time" Medfield, Mass. image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
15. Maker of the Clock:: "Electric Time" Medfield, Mass.
Clock's Dedication Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Trevor Searcy, October 24, 2010
16. Clock's Dedication Plaque
Text reads:: ““Clock Erected May 31, 2000 - - - Purchased by Coffeenians with help from The Covington Community Foundation and Local Patrons. We Thank you.”“
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,138 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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