Columbia County

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Columbia

Columbia County is named for Columbia, which is a female personification of the United States of America.

 

Created:   December 17, 1852

County Seat:

Magnolia  1852 – present

 

County Courthouse – Magnolia

 

Location:  101 South Court Square / Main Street

Built:  1905 – 1906

Style:  Renaissance Revival

Architect:  William S Hull

Contractor:  B C Bynum Construction Company and J B Carr & Company

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a two story buff colored brick structure. The east front has a large portico with three arches on the first story, balcony and six columns on the second story with decorative pediment above. There is a wide cornice running below the flat roof line. In the center of the building is a round flat top dome.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Nevada County and Ouachita County

E – Ouachita County and Union County

S – Claiborne Parish, Louisiana and Webster Parish, Louisiana 

W – Lafayette County

 

 

 

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Photos takes 2010