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Nueces County Courthouse
County Seat - Corpus Christi, Texas

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1977 Nueces County Courthouse , Corpus Christi Texas
1977 Nueces County courthouse
Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, August 2006

The Present Nueces County courthouse

Date - 1977
Architect - A JOINT VENTURE: Smyth & Smyth, Kipp & Winston, Wisznia & Petersen, Bennett, Martin & Solka
Style - Modern
Material - Concrete and steel

Nueces County has had 5 courthouses.
The 1914 courthouse designed by Harvey L. Page is standing vacant.



The 1914 Classical Revival Nueces County Courthouse

1939 photos courtesy TXDoT
The 1914 Nueces County Courthouse, Corpus Christi, Texas
Another view of the 1914 Nueces County Courthouse

1925 postcard courtesy of THC
The 1914 Nueces County Courthouse and old jail, Corpus Christi, Texas

Nueces County Courthouse and county jail

1905 postcard courtesy of THC
Nueces County Courthouse today
The 1914 Nueces County Courthouse today

(Below Left) Courthouse left side
(Below Right) Courthouse north side

TE photos, 2001
Nueces County Courthouse today
Nueces County Courthouse today
Nueces County Courthouse  detail
The 1914 Nueces County Courthouse detail

TE photo, 2001

Nueces County Towns and Ghost Towns

Nueces County Seat - Corpus Christi
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  • Banquete
  • Bishop
  • Bluntzer
  • Chapman Ranch
  • Driscoll
  • Port Aransas
  • Robstown
  • Violet

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