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Saint Joseph in Buchanan County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Buchanan County Courthouse

Neo-Classical

 

1876

 
Buchanan County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
1. Buchanan County Courthouse Marker
Inscription.

Situated on "Council Hill". In 1882 Bob and Charlie Ford were tried here and sentenced to hang for the shooting of Jesse James.
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Saint Joseph Landmark

 
Erected by Junior League and Main Street St. Joseph.
 
Location. 39° 46.113′ N, 94° 51.265′ W. Marker is in Saint Joseph, Missouri, in Buchanan County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Jules Street, on the left when traveling north on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 411 Jules Street, Saint Joseph MO 64501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Donnell Court Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer Building (about 500 feet away); Missouri Valley Trust Company (about 800 feet away); Kirkpatrick Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Boder Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Queen of the River Towns King of the Trails" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coleman Randolph "Hawk" Hawkins (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saint Joseph.
 
Also see . . .
Buchanan County Courthouse Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
2. Buchanan County Courthouse Markers

1. Buchanan County Courthouse National Register Nomination. (Submitted on July 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Buchanan County, Missouri, Official Website. (Submitted on July 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Buchanan County Courthouse & Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
3. Buchanan County Courthouse & Markers
Buchanan County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
4. Buchanan County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 504 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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