Cascade County

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Cascade

Cascade County is named for the Great Falls of the Missouri River which are located in the county.

 

Created:  September 12, 1887

County Seat: 

Great Falls  1887 – present

 

County Courthouse – Great Falls

 

Location:  415 2nd Avenue North / 4th Street North

Built:  1901 – 1902

Style:  French Renaissance and Beaux Arts

Architect:  H N Black & Frank Longstaff

Contractor:  Lease & Richards of Great Falls.

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a three story buff colored sandstone block structure with slight modifications. On the south side, the columns are solid Tennessee marble rising to the roof line. In the center of the building is a round stone tower with dark green copper roof and Statue of Justice. The east and west project from the main building. In the interior, the halls and wainscoting are laid in mosaic tiling.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Teton County and Choteau County

E – Choteau County and Judith Basin County

S – Meagher County

W – Lewis and Clark County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2006, 2009 and 2016