Boone County

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Boone County is named for Daniel Boone, who was a frontiersman and who died at the Alamo, Texas.

 

Created:   April 9, 1869

County Seat:

Harrison  1869 – present

 

County Courthouse – Harrison

 

Location:  100 North Main Street / Stephenson Avenue

Built:  1908 – 1909

Style:  Georgian Revival

Architect:  Charles L Thompson of Little Rock

Contractor:  A M Byrnes and C H McCauley

 

Description:  The building  faces north and is a two story red colored brick and concrete  structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The north front has a projecting center section with central entrance framed with stone. On the second story are three large windows with pediment above at the roof line. The roof is sloped.

 

Note:  The previous courthouse was built in 1871 and was destroyed by fire on July 4, 1908.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Taney County, Missouri and Ozark County, Missouri

E – Marion County and Searcy County

S – Newton County

W – Carroll County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2011