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Greenville in Hunt County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

1929 Hunt County Courthouse

 
 
1929 Hunt County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry D. Moore, June 17, 2018
1. 1929 Hunt County Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Built in 1929 as the seventh Hunt County Courthouse, this building was designed by W. R. Ragsdale & Sons of Greenville and Page Brothers of Austin. The 6-story building depicts a transition from classical revival to art deco architecture. It features solid masonry construction, stone steps leading to triple-arched doorways at the main entries, decorative terra cotta detailing and metal sash windows. It remains the seat of county government.
 
Erected 1994 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 7823.)
 
Location. 33° 8.379′ N, 96° 6.421′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Texas, in Hunt County. Marker is at the intersection of Lee Street (State Highway 302 Spur) and Stonewall Street (Business State Highway 34), on the right when traveling east on Lee Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2507 Lee Street, Greenville TX 75401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Seven Courthouses of Hunt County (here, next to this marker); Hunt County (within shouting distance of this marker); Central Christian Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Greenville
1929 Hunt County Courthouse Marker Area image. Click for full size.
By Larry D. Moore, June 17, 2018
2. 1929 Hunt County Courthouse Marker Area
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Greenville Building and Loan Association (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Greenville Post Office (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Phillips Field/Majors Stadium (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hunt County's First Railroad (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 4, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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