Hamilton County is named for Alexander Hamilton ( 1757-1804 ), Revolutionary War veteran, author of The Federalist, and the first Secretary of the Treasury for the United States.
Created: March 6, 1873
Syracuse 1886 – present
County Courthouse – Syracuse
Location: 219 North Main Street / Avenue East
Style: Art Deco
Architect: H G Overend & C F Boucher of Wichita
Contractor: Frank E Blaser
Description: The building faces west and is a rectangular two story buff colored brick and concrete structure. On the west front is white colored stone trim with trim around the entrance. This was A Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works project.
Note: The previous courthouse was designed by W T Hears and constructed in 1887.
N – Greeley County
E – Kearny County
S – Stanton County
W – Prowers County, Colorado
Photos taken 2007