Gregory County

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Greggory

Gregory County is named for John Shaw Gregory of Fort Randall, who was a legislator in 1862.

 

Created:  May 8, 1862

County Seat:

Fairfax  1898 – 1916

Burke    1916 – present

 

County Courthouse – Burke

 

Location:  221 East 8th Street / Washington Street

Built:  1934 – 1935

Style:  Art Deco and Prairie

Architect:  Walter J Dixon of Mitchell

Contractor:  Henry Carlson Construction of Sioux Falls

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a three story red colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of the city. The windows are framed with stone trim. On the north front, there is an enclosed portico extending from the building. The roof line is flat.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Lyman County and Charles Mix County

E – Charles Mix County

S – Boyd County, Nebraska and Keya Paha County, Nebraska

W – Tripp County

                                                                  

             

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2006 and 2016