Jackson County

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Jackson County is named for Andrew Jackson, who was the 7th President of the United States from 1829 to 1837.

 

Created:  May 5, 1909

County Seat:

Walden  1909 – present

 

County Courthouse – Walden

 

Location:  396 Lafever Street / 4th Street

Built:  1912 – 1913

Style:   Classical Revival

Architect:  William Norman Bowman of Denver

Contractor:  J H Searles

 

Description: The building faces east and  is a two story buff colored brick and stone structure. The east front has a large portico supported by four columns rising to a pediment at the roof line.  Along the flat roof line is a balustrade. There is stone trim at the corners.

 

See:  The architect, William N Bowman of Denver, Colorado, designed courthouses in Colorado in Moffat County, Montrose County and Weld County and in Nebraska in Scotts Bluff County.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Carbon County, Wyoming and Albany County, Wyoming

E – Larimer County

S – Grand County

W – Routt County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2011