Liberty County

US States / M / Montana / Liberty County

Liberty County is named for the sentiment of the inhabitants of the county when the county was formed soon after World War I.


Created:  February 11, 1920

County Seat: 

Chester  1920 – present


County Courthouse – Chester 


Location:  111 1st Street East / Adams Avenue

Built:  1900

Style:  Federal

Architect:  Frank Bussout of Havre

Contractor:  J B Hay and Theodore Clausen


Description:  The building faces west and is a two story buff colored brick structure. The building was purchased by the County and remodeled in 1920. The remodeling was completed in 1924. The building has a central recessed entrance on the west side. There is stone work around the windows. A projecting cornice runs below the flat roof line. An addition was built on the south side in 1949.



N – Alberta, Canada

E – Hill County

S – Choteau County

W – Pondera County and Toole County








Photos taken 2009