Harding County

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Harding Colfax County was named for Warren G Harding, who was the 29th President of the United States.


Created:  March 4, 1921 

County Seat:

Mosquero  1921 – present


County Courthouse – Mosquero  


Location:  35 Pine Street / South 3rd Street

Built:  1905 – 1906

Style:  Modified Greek Revival

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown


Description: The building faces west and is a two story red colored brick structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of thown. The west front has white colored stone over the entrance. Along the roof is extending white stone trim. The roof line is flat. The building was constructed for use as a school but was renovated for use as the courthouse in 1921 and completed in 1922.


See:  National Register of Historic Places – Harding County Courthouse



N – Colfax County and Union County 

E – Union County  and Quay County

S – Quay County and San Miguel County

W – Mora County





County Courthouse







Photos taken 2007