Chippewa County

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Chippewa

Chippewa County is named for the Ojibwe or Chippewa Native American people.

 

Created:  February 3, 1845

County Seat: 

Chippewa Falls  1845 – present

 

County Courthouse – Chippewa Falls

 

Location:  711 North Bridge Street / East Spruce Street

Built:  1951 – 1953

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Foeller, Schober, Berners, Safford & Jahn Architects of Green Bay

Contractor:  Hoeppner-Bartlett Company of Eau Claire

 

Description:  The building faces west and is a two story gray stone structure. The west front has entrance doors on the north and south. The windows are longer in size on the second story. The roof line is flat. An addition was added in 1990 which preserved the existing structure.

 

Courthouses: 

N – Barron County and Rusk County

E – Taylor County and Clark County

S – Eau Claire County

W – Dunn County and Barron County

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2007