Dodge County is named for William Dodge, who was a New York congressman and who purchased a large amount of land in the county.
Created: October 26, 1870
Eastman 1870 – present
County Courthouse – Eastman
Location: 5018 Courthouse Circle / Foster Street
Built: 1906 – 1908
Style: Neo-Classical Revival
Architect: Edward Columbus Hosford of Atlanta
Contractor: M T Lewman & Company of Louisville, Kentucky
Description: The building faces south and is a three story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The south front and north side have porticos with tall columns rising to a pediment at the roof line. On the second story is a small balcony with large arched window. The second story windows are arched. A wide horizontal; band runs along the flat roof line.
See: The architect, Edward Columbus Hosford & Company of Atlanta designed courthouses in Harris County and Wheeler County and in Florida in Baker County, Glades County, Hendry County, Jefferson County, Lafayette County, Pasco County and Polk County.
See: The architect, Edward Columbus Hosford of Atlanta, Georgia..
See: The contractor M T Lewman and Company of Louisville, Kentucky.
N – Bleckley County
S – Telfair County
Photos taken 2013