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1895 Ellis County Courthouse Typical Entrance

Description: Photograph of a typical entrance set in an inside corner on the 1895 Ellis County Courthouse in downtown Waxahachie, Texas. There are four main entrances set on the cardinal points of the compass. The Romanesque building was designed by architect James Riley Gordon. The building is massive limestone in gray for the foundation and Burnet limestone for structure, columns of rose colored granite columns, Pecos Red sandstone was used for arches, columns, and string courses. There are eagles and gargoyles for ornamentation.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Audience in a Courtroom]

Description: Photograph of a large audience sitting in a courtroom in the Ellis County courthouse in Waxahachie, Texas, seen through the glass windows of the door in the foreground.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell

[Cars By Hotel]

Description: Photograph of several cars parked across the street from a hotel in Waxhachie, Texas. Two people sit on a low wall to the right.
Date: October 6, 2007
Creator: Bell, Jim
Partner: Private Collection of Jim Bell