Tillman County

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Tillman

Tillman County is named for Benjamin Tillman, who was a United States Senator from South Carolina.

 

Created:  November 16, 1907

County Seat:

Frederick  1907 – present

 

County Courthouse – Frederick 

 

Location:  201 North Main Street / West Gladstone Avenue

Built:  1921 – 1922

Style:  Neo-Classical

Architect:  Tonini and Bramblet

Contractor:  Charles M Dunning Construction Company

 

Description: The building faces east and is a three story gray colored concrete structure. The building is constructed of concrete slabs laid to resemble dressed stone. The first story has rusticated ashlar facing on the exterior walls. The back or north side of the building has a curved main wall which projects approximately 15 feet beyond the normal wall line. The building has a projecting cornice and a flat roof. The second and third stories have dividing pillars between the windows.

                       

See: The architect,  Tonini and Bramblet ( and associates ), designed courthouses in Kansas in Crawford County and Oklahoma in Alfalfa CountyCotton County, Major County, Okmulgee County, Payne County and Wooward County.

 

See:  The contractor, Charles M Dunning Construction Company, constructed courthouses in Alfalfa County and Cotton County.

 

See:  National Register of Historic Places – Tillman County Courthouse

 

Courthouses: 

N – Kiowa County and Comanche County

E – Cotton County

S – Witchita County, Texas and Wilbarger County, Texas

W – Jackson County 

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2010