Harmon County is named for Judson Harmon, who was the United States Attorney General and a Governor of the State of Ohio.
Created: June 2, 1909
Hollis 1909 – present
County Courthouse – Hollis
Location: 114 West Hollis Street / North Main Street
Built: 1926 – 1927
Style: Classical Revival and Commercial
Architect: Layton, Hicks & Forsyth
Contractor: W L Scott
Description: The building faces south and is a four story red colored brick and stone structure. The south front has a recessed central entrance framed with stone. A wide horizontal stone cornice runs between the first and second stories. Above, the windows are grouped in sets of three windows. A wide horizontal stone cornice runs above the third story windows. The roof line is flat.
See: The architect, Layton and Forsyth ( and associated firms ), designed courthouses in Beckham County, Carter County, Craig County, Creek County, Grady County, Greer County, Jefferson County, McIntosh County, Muskogee County, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma County, Pittsburg County and Washita County.
See: National Register of Historic Places – Harmon County Courthouse
N – Beckham County
Photos taken 2010