Okanogan County

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Okanogan

Okanogan County is named for the Salish Native American word meaning “rendezvous”

 

Created:  February 2, 1888

County Seat: 

Okanogan  1888 – present

 

County Courthouse – Okanogan 

 

Location:  149 North 3rd Avenue / North Pine Street

Built:  1913 – 1915

Style:  Neo-Classical

Architect:  George H Keith

Contractor:  D Davenport

 

Description:  The building  faces southeast and is a three story gray stucco and concrete structure. The southeast front has a central tower with clock rising to a smaller tower at the top. The first story entrance is arched and projects from the bottom of the tower. There is red trim around the windows and a horizontal red band above the first story. The roof has dormers and a red roof. On the north side is an addition and on the south side is a modern two story addition.

 

Courthouses: 

N – British Columbia, Canada

E – Ferry County

S – Lincoln County, Douglas County and Chelan County

W – Chelan County, Skagit County and Whatcom County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2009