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1891 Colorado County Courthouse Restoration Interior

Description: Photograph of east-west hall in the 1891 Colorado County courthouse in downtown Columbus, Texas. The hall is lined with courthouse furniture and a glass display cabinet on the right side with the operating clock mechanism for the tower clocks.
Date: November 4, 2009
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1891 Colorado County Courthouse Restoration Interior

Description: Photograph of the north entry hall of the 1891 Colorado County courthouse in down town Columbus, Texas. The interior features detailed woodwork, tall transom doors, arched hall decoration, brass light fixtures, marble floors, and historic photographs on the walls.
Date: November 4, 2009
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1891 Colorado County Courthouse THSC Marker

Description: Photograph of THSC Marker for the 1891 Colorado County courthouse in down town Columbus, Texas. The marker is on the courthouse lawn and has a "courthouse history" sketch. Eugene Heiner was the original architect for the courthouse with a clock and bell tower.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1891 Colorado County Courthouse Tiffiny Glass Dome

Description: Photograph of a Tiffany glass dome in the Colorado County courthouse. The ornate glass is made up of various shades of green, and a green glass light fixture hangs down from it. The dome is set into round indention in the ceiling of an off-white room.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Bastrop County Jail

Description: Photograph of 1892 Bastrop County jail and the second story walkway that connects to the Bastrop County courthouse.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Bastrop County Jail

Description: Photograph of the 1892 Bastrop County jail. There is white pressed metal cornice work at the top of the second floor, contrasting red and tan brick work, quoined corners, stilted arched windows of red brick, white and red string courses, and red brick chimneys.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Bastrop County Jail

Description: Photograph of window and corner detail of the 1892 Bastrop County jail. Red brick quoined outside corners, tan brick walls, red brick stilted arches on windows, red and white string courses, and a white pressed metal cornice.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Bastrop County Jail, North Side

Description: Photograph of the west end of the north side of the 1892 Bastrop county jail, which is now a courthouse annex. The address of 801 "Pine Street" is visible on the back entrance door.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Bastrop County Jail with Second Floor Walk Way

Description: Photograph of the 1892 Bastrop county jail and a modern steel walk way coming from the 1883 Bastrop county courthouse. The entrance into the old jail building was made through an upper story window. The first story window was not disturbed. "Star of Texas" brick retainers can be seen on the brick walls.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Dallas County Courthouse

Description: Photograph of upper detail of the 1892 Dallas County Couthouse showing one of two terra cotta decorative figures on the ridge, back center.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Dallas County Courthouse

Description: Photograph of the southeast corner of the 1892 Dallas County Courthouse, now the "Old Red Museum" in downtown Dallas, Texas. Visible are turrets, arched windows, clock tower with small decorative turrets, and one of two remaining red terracotta figures on the roof ridge.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Dallas County Courthouse

Description: Photograph of the east end of the 1892 Dallas County Courthouse, now the "Old Red Museum" in down town Dallas, Texas. On the right, along Main Street, are the Dallas County Records building and the Criminal Court building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Dallas County Courthouse

Description: Photograph of the upper north side of the 1892 Dallas County Courthouse in downtown Dallas, Texas. There are decorative red terracotta figure on the west end, background, of the photograph. This is the second of two red terracotta decorative remaining figures on the roof ridge line.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Dallas County Courthouse

Description: Photograph of the massive gray granite arches at the entrance to the 1892 Dallas County Courthouse, now the "Old Red Museum." A sign for the museum sits on the lawn in front.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Dallas County Courthouse

Description: Photograph of the Old Red Museum at the corner of Commerce and Houston Streets in downtown Dallas, Texas. View is of the south side of the museum building.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph

1892 Dallas County Courthouse North Entrance

Description: Photograph of a close up view of the massive gray granite entrance arches supported by short pink granite columns with bases and capitals. The steps are of gray granite as well. The balustrade above the arches is made of a gray granite cap stones and red sandstone block supports. This is on Main Street in downtown Dallas, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bell, Jim
Item Type: Photograph