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Kingsbury County Courthouse
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers
N 44° 23.180 W 097° 32.846
14T E 615700 N 4915809
Quick Description: located in DeSmet South Dakota.
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 7/26/2006 11:21:33 AM
Waymark Code: WMJ9Z
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member showbizkid
Views: 17

Long Description:
Located in DeSmet South Dakota in Kingsbury County. This is the same small town from the author of the Little House on the Prairie books (Laura Ingalls Wilder). No mention was made of the Courthouse in her books.

Very nice Old building built of red brick.

Architectural Style: Renaissance

Area of Significance:Architecture, Politics/Government

The grounds are kept in good order and the building is currently used as the county courthouse.
Street address:
DeSmet, SD USA


County / Borough / Parish: Kingsbury

Year listed: 1977

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

Periods of significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924

Historic function: Government

Current function: Government

Privately owned?: no

Hours of operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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