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DALLAS COUNTY COURTHOUSES
County Seat - Dallas, Texas

Dallas County has had five courthouses:
1851, 1855, 1872, 1892 and 1966

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The 1966 Dallas County Courthouse, Dallas Texas
The 1966 Modern style Dallas County courthouse has been remodeled with a large addition to the east side. Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February 2008

The Present Dallas County courthouse

Date - 1966
Style - Modern
Dallas County old and new courthouses and Kennedy Memorial in Dallas, Texas
"New and old County Courthouses and Kennedy Memorial, Dallas, Texas." 1972.
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Bird's-eye View of "Old Red" Courthouse, Dallas, Texas
Bird's-eye view of Dallas' "Old Red" Courthouse, February 2006
Photo courtesy C. DeWaun Simmons

Former Dallas County Courthouse

Date - 1892
Architect - Orlopp & Kusener
Style - Romanesque Revival
Material - Old granite and sandstone
Still Standing

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 "Old Red" Courthouse, Dallas, Texas
Dallas' "Old Red" Courthouse, March 2006
Photo courtesy C. DeWaun Simmons
Southwest corner of the courthouse at Commerce and Houston.
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February 2008

Old and New Dallas County Courthouses
Another view of the old and new Dallas County Courthouses

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The 1892 Dallas County courthouse.

1939 photo courtesy TXDoT
Old Dallas County courthouse and John Neely Bryan log cabin
"Old Courthouse and Cabin of Dallas' Pioneer Settler, John Neely Bryan."

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1892 Dallas County Courthouse , Dallas, Texas
The 1892 Dallas County Courthouse.
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Birds eye view of the old Dallas County Courthouse
The 1892 Dallas County Courthouse.
1908 postcard

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old postcard of the old Dallas County Courthouse
The 1892 Dallas County Courthouse.
1907 postcard

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Dallas County Courthouse
The Dallas County Courthouse.
1903 postcard.

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