Grant County

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Grant Countyis named for  Ulysses Simpson Grant ( 1822-1885 ), who was President of the United States from 1869 to 1877.

 

Created:  October 14, 1864

County Seat: 

Canyon City 1864 – present

 

County Courthouse – Canyon City

 

Location:  201 South Humbolt Street / Izee Street

Built:  1951 – 1952

Style:  Modern / Art Deco

Architect:  Burns, Bear, McNeil & Schneider

Contractor:  V W McCormack Construction Company

 

Description:  The building  faces east and is a two story stucco and stone structure. The east front has a recessed central entrance trimmed with red stone. On the second story is a nine panel window. The roof line is flat.

 

County Criminal Justice Facility – Canyon City

 

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Location:  205 South Humbolt Street / Izee Street

Built:  1996 – 1997

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building  faces west and is a one story brick and siding structure. The west front has a recessed central entrance with portico. The roof line is flat.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Morrow County, Umatilla County and Union County

E – Baker County and Malheur County

S – Harney County

W – Crook County  and Wheeler County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2012