South Dakota Supreme Court

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Pierre

 

Location:  500 East Capitol Avenue / Nicollet Avenue

Built:  1905 – 1910

Style:  Greek Iconici

Architect:   Charles E Bell and Menno S Detwiler

Contractor:  Charles E Bell and Menno S Detwiler

 

Description:  The buildinng faces west and is a three story structure with an exterior made of Marquette sandstone and Indiana Bedford limestone. The Supreme Court is located on the second story next to the main entrance door on the west side of the building. The chamber is decorated with mahogany wood and a painting by Charles Holoway “Mercy Of The Law” which presides over the court.

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2010 and 2015