Hayes County

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Hayes

Hayes County is named for Rutherford B Hayes, who was President of the United States of America.

 

Created:  February 19, 1877

County Seat:

Hayes Center  1877 – present

 

County Courthouse – Hayes Center  

 

Location:  502 Troth Street / Daniels Avenue

Built:  1954 – 1955

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Davis & Wilson of Lincoln

Contractor:  D L Moffitt of McCook.

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The building is rectangular and the south front has a slightly projecting center section with framed entrance. There are horizontal windows with dividers. The roof line is flat.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was constructed by I B Dagget in 1904.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Perkins County and Lincoln County

E – Frontier County

S – Hitchcock County

W – Chase County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2010