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Grant County Courthouse, Milbank,SD
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP
N 45° 13.065 W 096° 38.150
14T E 685625 N 5009859
Quick Description: Grant county's classical revival courthouse has an interior rotunda decorated with murals.
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 5/25/2008 11:08:39 AM
Waymark Code: WM3W5E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas
Views: 31

Long Description:
Grant County was organized in 1873. Its first wooden courthouse was destroyed by fire in 1881. The present courthouse, built in 1915, is a domed Classical Revival structure designed by the architect who did the South Dakota State Capital building.

A small golden glass dome tops an interior rotunda which is decorated with large murals. The interior of the building, including the rotunda and the courtroom, has been restored as closely as possible to the original colors and decorations.

The building was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.
Year Built: 1915

Current Use of Building: Courthouse

Level of Courts: County

Architect: C.E.Bell

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1915-present

Physical Address:
210 East 5th Avenue Milbank, SD 57252

Hours: Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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