Mineral County

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Mineral

Mineral County is named for the large amount of minerals found in the county.

 

Created:  August 7, 1914

County Seat: 

Superior  1914 – present

 

County Courthouse –  Superior 

 

Location:  300 River Street / 3rd Avenue East

Built:  1920

Style:  Colonial Revival and Georgian Revival

Architect:  Whitehouse and Price of Spokane, Washington

Contractor:  F E Petersen of Spokane, Washington

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a two story red colored brick structure. The west front has a large portico supported by four white columns rising to a pediment at the roof line. On the center of the building is a square wood cupola.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Sanders County

E – Sanders County and Missoula County 

S – Missoula County and Clearwater County, Idaho

W – Clearwater County, Idaho and Shoshone County, Idaho 

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2009