Boyd County is named for James E Boyd, who was the Governor of Nebraska in 1891 and 1892 to 1893.
Created: March 20, 1891
Butte 1891 – present
County Courthouse – Butte
Location: 401 Thayer Street / Park Street
Built: 1965 – 1966
Architect: B H Backlund & Associates Inc. of Omaha
Contractor: Busbomm & Rauh of Salina, Kansas
Description: The building faces west and is a two story rectangular buff colored brick and concrete structure. The central west entrance has a small canopy over the doorway. There are yellow colored vertical panels between the windows. The roof line is flat.
Note: The previous courthouse was constructed in 1904 and remodeled in 1941.
S – Holt County
W – Keya Paha County
Photos take 2010