Grant County

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Grant County is named for Ulysses Grant, who led the Union forces to victory in the American Civil War and was elected President of the United States.

 

Created: February 4, 1869

County Seat:        

Sheridan  1869 – present

 

County Courthouse – Sheridan

 

Location:  103 West Center Street / South Main Street

Built:  1963 – 1964

Style: Greek Revival

Architect:  Ginocchio, Cromwell, Carter and Nyland, Inc.

Contractor:   Ernest J Ward, Inc.

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a two story red colored brick structure. The central building has a large porch at the north side with four large pillars rising to a pediment. Above on the sloped roof is a square red brick and white wood cupola with clock. On the east and west sides are one story wings with sloped roofs.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Saline County and Pulaski County

E – Jefferson County

S – Cleveland County and Dallas County

W – Hot Spring County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2011