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Dome interior detail, Foster County Courthouse, Carrington, N.D.
Dome interior detail, Foster County Courthouse,  Carrington, N.D.
TitleDome interior detail, Foster County Courthouse, Carrington, N.D.
Date of Original1979-10
CreatorSchweigert, Kurt
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionThe richly decorated ceiling of the dome interior on the Foster County Courthouse in Carrington, N.D. depicts rural scenes in panels separated by gold. Ornate cornices and crown moldings are painted in white and gold.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectArt & Architecture
Court houses
Subject (LCTGM)Courthouses
Government facilities
County government
Murals
Moldings
Subject (AAT)Beaux-Arts
Neoclassical
Organization NameFoster County Courthouse (Carrington, N.D.)
LocationCarrington (N.D.)
Decade1970-1979
Item Number32FO03-16
Format of OriginalSlides
NotesTitle created by staff.
ContributorBuchner & Orth (St. Paul, Minn.)
Contributor RoleArchitects
RelationBuchner and Orth Courthouse Thematic Nomination
Biography/HistoryBuilt in 1909, The Foster County Courthouse in Carrington, N.D. is one of thirteen county courthouses designed by the firm of Buechner and Orth, comprising one-fourth of all county courthouses in North Dakota. The structure was listed on the National Regi
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 (32FO0316)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh32FO0316
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