Pushmataha County

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Pushmataha

Pushmataha County is named for the Pushmataha District of the Choctaw Native American people.

 

Created:  July 16, 1907

County Seat:

Antlers  1907 – present

 

County Courthouse – Antlers 

 

Location:  302 SW B Street / SW 3rd Street

Built:  1934 – 1935

Style:  Art Deco

Architect:  Forrest Butler of Oklahoma City

Contractor:  Dennehy Construction Company of Oklahoma City

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story gray colored stone structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of Antlers. The center section of the building extends from the main building. The central entrance is framed with concrete trim. The windows are vertical and high. The roof line is flat. The building was remodeled in 1964. The architect was Joe I Davis and the contractor was A E Gibson Construction Company.

 

See:  The architect,  Forest Butler of Oklahoma City, designed courthouses in Custer County, Latimer County and Pontotoc County.

 

Note:  The first courthouse was a rectangular frame two story structure built in 1910. The building was replaced by the second and present courthouse.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Pittsburg CountyLatimer County and Le Flore County

E – Le Flore County and McCurtain County

S – Choctaw County

W – Atoka County

 

 

 

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County Courthouse – Antlers

 

 

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Photos taken 2010