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DALLAS COUNTY JAIL
Dallas, Texas

Main Street
Across from the 1892 courthouse

The 1915 Dallas County Jail and Criminal Courts Building

Designed by H.A. Overbeck of the architectural firm of Martin, Byrne and Johnson, the jail was built with a hospital, operating room, barber shop and jailer's quarters. The building is still in use today. - Terry Jeanson, February, 2008
Dallas County Jail, Dallas Texas
The Dallas Couny Jail
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February 2008
Dallas County Jail historical marker, Dallas Texas
The Dallas Couny Jail historical marker
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February 2008
Dallas County Jail, detail above front entrance, Dallas Texas
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February 2008
Dallas County Jail roof corner detail, Dallas Texas
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, February 2008
Dallas County Jail front window,  Dallas Texas
The Dallas Couny Jail architecutral details
Photos courtesy Terry Jeanson, February 2008
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