Georgia Supreme Court – Court of Appeal

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Atlanta

 

Location:  40 Mitchell Street / Washington Street

Built:  1952 – 1954

Style:  Georgian and Neo-Classical

Architect:  A Thomas Bradbury of R E Slay Accociates

Contractor:   Thompson & Street Company

 

Description:  The building faces north and is a six story white colored Georgia marble, concrete and steel structure. The north front has a portico with  four columns rising to a pediment at the fourth story. The central entrance on the first story is through the portico. There is a cornice running below the sixth story. The roof line is flat. The Supreme Court Chamber is located in room 606 on the southeast side of the sixth floor. The Court of Appeals is located in room 617 on the southwest side of the sixth floor. There is a small ornate rotunda at the north entrance on the main floor.  The building is the State of Georgia Judicial Building. The State Capitol is located on the north side of the building.

 

Former Supreme Court – Georgia State Capitol

 

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Location:  Mitchell Street / Washington Street

Built:  1884 – 1889

Style:  Classical Renaissance

Architect:  Edbrooke and Burnham of Chicago, Illinois

Contractor:  Miles and Horne of Toledo, Ohio

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a four story Indiana oolitic limestone and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The interior is Georgia marble. The Supreme Court Chamber was former in room 341 on the third story on the south side of the building. The chamber is now used for meetings.

 

See:  The Georgia Supreme Court and Georgia Court of Appeal is located in  Fulton County. 

 

 

 

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Supreme Court / Court of Appeal Building

 

 

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Supreme Court Chamber

 

 

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Court of Appeal Chamber

 

 

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Former Supreme Court – Georgia State Capitol

 

 

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Photos taken 2013 and 2018