Dallam County Courthouse - Dalhart, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mr.volkswagen
N 36° 03.691 W 102° 31.348
13S E 723142 N 3993612
Quick Description: Located in Downtown Dalhart, TX. The street that runs in front of the courthouse are still paved with bricks.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 6/11/2009 11:18:11 AM
Waymark Code: WM6JVK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 14

Long Description:
Dallam County had three (3) courthouses, in 1876 courthouse was in Texline, 1903 and present 1922 courthouse Dalhart.

The county government outgrew the 1903 courthouse and, in 1922 voters approved bonds for a new courthouse. Designed by Smith and Townes, the classical revival structure was completed in 1923. Built with brick, with cast stone detailing, the courthouse continues to serve the dallam County citizens.

Artchitect: Smith 7 Townes
Style: Classicl Revival
Material: Brick
Constructed By: A.F. Stewart Construction Co.
Street address:
5th St. & Denrock
Dalhart, TX United States
79022


County / Borough / Parish: Dallam County

Year listed: 1992

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event

Periods of significance: 1900 - 1924, 1925 - 1949

Historic function: Government

Current function: Government

Privately owned?: no

Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2009 To: 12/31/2009

Hours of operation: From: 8:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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