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Exterior facade, Grand Forks County Courthouse, Grand Forks, N.D.
Exterior facade, Grand Forks County Courthouse, Grand Forks, N.D.
TitleExterior facade, Grand Forks County Courthouse, Grand Forks, N.D.
Date of Original1979-10
CreatorSchweigert, Kurt
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThis full exterior view of the Grand Forks County Courthouse in Grand Forks, N.D. shows the basic rectangular symmetry of this particular building which makes it unique amongst the Buechner and Orth courthouses in the state. The basement is a full story above ground level, and two additional stories rise toward the massive cast iron dome. Trucks and cars can be seen parked near the building. Sparse trees also flank the structure.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectArt & Architecture
Court houses
Subject (LCTGM)Courthouses
Government facilities
County government
Subject (AAT)Classical Revival
Organization NameGrand Forks County Courthouse (Grand Forks, N.D.)
LocationGrand Forks (N.D.)
Decade1970-1979
Item Number32GF20-29
Format of OriginalSlides
NotesTitle created by staff.
ContributorBuchner & Orth (St. Paul, Minn.)
Contributor RoleArchitects
RelationBuchner and Orth Courthouse Thematic Nomination
Biography/HistoryBuilt between 1913 and 1914, the Grand Forks County Courthouse in Grand Forks, N.D. is the largest and most expensive of the Buechner and Orth courthouses found in the state. The courthouse was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part o
Bibliographic ReferenceNational Register of Historic Places Nomination
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 (32GF2029)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh32GF2029
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