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Lawrence in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Douglas County Courthouse

 
 
Douglas County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 17, 2011
1. Douglas County Courthouse Marker
Inscription.
Designed by John G. Haskell and Fredrick Gunn in the Richardsonian Romanesque style

Constructed by the firm of Cuthbert and Sargent of Topeka, KS 1903-1904

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
 
Erected by City of Lawrence.
 
Location. 38° 57.804′ N, 95° 14.142′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Street and 11th Street, on the left when traveling south on Massachusetts Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence KS 66044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lawrence Masonic Temple (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trinity Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); South Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Castle Tea Room (approx. mile away); The WheatFields Oven (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lawrence City [Carnegie] Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Langston Hughes and the Carnegie Library (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Also see . . .
1. Douglas County Courthouse National Register Nomination
Douglas County Courthouse and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 17, 2011
2. Douglas County Courthouse and Marker
. (Submitted on December 22, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Douglas County Courthouse History. (Submitted on December 22, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Douglas County Courthouse Entry Arch image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 17, 2011
3. Douglas County Courthouse Entry Arch
West entrance along Massachusetts Ave
Douglas County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 17, 2011
4. Douglas County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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