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Window detail, Emmons County Memorial Courthouse, Linton, N.D.
Window detail, Emmons County Memorial Courthouse, Linton, N.D.
TitleWindow detail, Emmons County Memorial Courthouse, Linton, N.D.
Date of Original1985
CreatorPerry, L. Martin
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionDetail of the windows of the Emmons County Memorial Courthouse in Linton, North Dakota shows the colored enamel transom over two panes of glass separated by a mullion which replaced the original 24-paned windows. The spandrels appear to be carved, although the images portrayed can not be discerned. Detail of the local brick facing is also seen. Barely visible, to the right top of the photograph, is the sign designating the structure "EMMONS COUNTY COURTHOUSE" in raised metal lettering.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectArt & Architecture
Court houses
Subject (LCTGM)Courthouses
Government facilities
County government
Subject (AAT)Art Deco
Organization NameEmmons County Memorial Courthouse (Linton, N.D.)
LocationLinton (N.D.)
Decade1980-1989
Item Number32EM403-04
Format of OriginalSlides
NotesTitle created by staff.
ContributorNess, J. Howard
Contributor RoleArchitect
Biography/HistoryBuilt in 1934, the Emmons County Memorial Courthouse in Linton, North Dakota has the added distinction of being the first WPA project granted in the state. Seven courthouses in the state were completed as part of this program. The Emmons County Courthouse is also one of eight Art Deco courthouses in North Dakota.
Bibliographic ReferenceNational Register of Historic Places Nomination filed 1985-10-03.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Archaeology and Historic Preservation Division Collection
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (32EM403-04)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh32EM403-04
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