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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

[Across from Old Jail]

Description: Photograph of the old red brick Atascosa County jail building, seen from across the street, in Jourdanton, Texas. A red truck is parked to the left, and trees are visible around the jail.
Date: October 13, 2010
Creator: Bell, Jim
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