Walworth County

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Walworth

Walworth County is named for the settlers who were originally from Walworth County in Wisconsin.              

                                                      

Created:  January 8, 1873

County Seat:                

Scranton  1883 – 1884

Bangor     1884 – 1908

Selby        1908 – present

 

County Courthouse – Selby

 

Location:  4304 4th Avenue / Theodore Street

Built:  1911 – 1912

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  J P Eisentraut

Contractor:  Gary Construction Company of Watertown

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a three story concrete, sandstone and buff colored brick structure. The building is located on spacious grounds in the center of the city. On each side of the building, the center projects from the main building with a Greek style roof on the third story. A projecting cornice runs below the roof line. The roof line is flat. The base of the building is dark red brick.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was built in 1904.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Campbell County

E – Edmunds County

S – Potter County

W – Dewey County and Corson County

 

 

 

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County Courthouse

 

 

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Photos taken 2006, 2010 and 2015