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Beloit in Mitchell County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Mitchell County Courthouse

 
 
Mitchell County Courthouse<br>National Register of Historic Places Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2017
1. Mitchell County Courthouse
National Register of Historic Places Plaque
Inscription.  
This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Location. 39° 27.527′ N, 98° 6.518′ W. Marker is in Beloit, Kansas, in Mitchell County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and South Hersey Avenue (Kansas Route 14), on the left when traveling west on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is mounted above eye-level at the northwest corner of the subject building, facing East Main Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 111 South Hersey Avenue, Beloit KS 67420, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Regarding Mitchell County Courthouse. The Courthouse was listed on the National Register of Historical Places on November 23, 1977. Nomination #77000591.
 
Also see . . .  Mitchell County Courthouse. The Mitchell County Courthouse was completed in 1901 at a cost of $38,310. It was called the Queen Mary of Courthouses in Kansas, being built of pitch-faced limestone in the Richardsonian Romanesque design.

In 1904, the Seth Thomas four-faced clock was
Mitchell County Courthouse NRHP Plaque (<i>wide view; marker left of cornerstone/time capsule</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2017
2. Mitchell County Courthouse NRHP Plaque (wide view; marker left of cornerstone/time capsule)
installed in the Courthouse tower and was paid for by donations. Originally, it was wound by hand once a week, a task that took 45 minutes to accomplish. It was converted to electricity in 1950.

The building contains 25 rooms on three floors. In the halls, the original stone floor tiles, decorative metal ceiling and early embossed wall coverings are visible. The original ornate fireplaces can be seen in several offices. (Submitted on March 29, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Mitchell County Courthouse (<i>northwest corner view; marker visible at corner</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2017
3. Mitchell County Courthouse (northwest corner view; marker visible at corner)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 29, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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