Pawnee County is named for the Skidi Pawnee Native American people.
Created: November 6, 1893
Pawnee 1897 – present
County Courthouse – Pawnee
Location: 500 Harrison Street / 5th Street
Built: 1932 – 1933
Style: Art Deco
Architect: Smith and Senter
Contractor: Manhattan Construction Company
Description: The building faces south and is a three story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The south front of the rectangular building has decorative stone above the central entrance and between the windows. The roof line is flat. The base of the building is concrete.
See: The contractor, Manhattan Construction Company, constructed courthouses in Oklahoma in Bryan County, Craig County, Creek County, Garvin County, Logan County, Muskogee County, Noble County, Oklahoma County and Tulsa County.
See: National Register of Historic Places – Pawee County Courthouse
N – Osage County
E – Osage County
Photos taken 2010