Klickitat County

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Klickitat Countyis named for the Klickitat Native American tribe.

 

Created:  December 20, 1859

County Seat: 

Goldendale 1859 – present

 

County Courthouse – Goldendale

 

Location:  205 South Columbus Avenue / West Court Street

Built:  1941 – 1942

Style: Art Deco

Architect:  Walter Day Hilborn of Vancouver

Contractor:  Bradley Construction Company

 

Description:  The building  faces east and is a two story white colored stucco and concrete structure. The east front has a projecting center section with recessed entrance. There are Art Deco lamp standards at the top of the steps leading up to the east entrance. The building has a north and south wing. The windows are vertical with decorative panels between. The roof line is flat. The building was a Works Project Administration project.

 

County Courthouse – White Salmon

 

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Location:  501 NE Washington Street / NE Shnohomish Avenue

Built:  2002 – 2003

Style: Modern

Architect:  Scott Edwards Architects

Contractor:  AM Todd Construction

 

Description:  The building  faces east.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Yakima County

E – Benton County

S – Morrow County, Oregon, Gilliam County, Oregon, Sherman County, Oregon, Wasco County, Oregon and Hood River County

W – Skamania County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2012 and 2016