Boone County is named for Nathan Boone, who was the son of Daniel Boone an American pioneer who has founded Boonesborough in Kentucky.
Created: March 1, 1871
Albion 1871 – present
County Courthouse – Albion
Location: 222 South 4th Street / West State Street
Built: 1975 – 1976
Architect: Glenn Stippich of Lincoln
Contractor: Risor Construction Company of Wisner
Description: The building faces north and is a one story red colored brick structure. At the north central entrance is a high red colored brick tower with clock. The entrance is slightly recessed. A red horizontal band follows the flat roof line.
Note: The previous courthouse was designed by Charles F Beindorff.
N – Antelope County
S – Nance County
Photos taken 2010