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 I - CourthouseII - Clock TowerIII - Exterior IV - InteriorV - Historic Images
THE LOVE SONG OF J. RIELY GORDON
A series of photo essays of courthouses designed by J.R.G.


Text and Photos
By John Troesser


The Fayette County Courthouse Interior:
Part IV of the Fayette County Courthouse Tour

Illustrated with 7 photos
Courtroom, Fayette County Courthouse
The courtroom
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Entering the building from the main entrance - you'll immediately see a vault in front of you when you enter.

This was where an atrium once held semi-tropical plants year-round and provided sanctuary for at least one squirrel.
checker-board marble floor
A portion of the checker-board marble floor.
Frank Teich Marble Works sign
Sculptor and Granite expert - Frank Teich's company imprint.
The floor is marble in the same light and dark checkerboard pattern as the exterior walls. The marble thresholds bear the imprint of none other than "The Father of the Texas Granite Industry" himself - Frank Teich.
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