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National and State Registers of Historic Places

Cheyenne County Courthouse

Picture of property 212 E Washington Street
St. Francis (Cheyenne County)
Listed in National Register 2002-04-26

Architect: Thomas W. Williamson
Category: courthouse
Thematic Nomination: Historic County Courthouses of Kansas

Constructed in 1924, the Cheyenne County Courthouse is a rectangular, four-story, masonry block designed in the Classical Revival style. Distinctive features of the style include Tuscan columns, a projecting pavilion, and a flat roof. Architect Thomas W. Williamson designed the building with Thomas D. Howard constructing it. Williamson's firm designed three other county courthouses in Kansas. It was nominated as part of the "Historic County Courthouses of Kansa Multiple Property Submission" for its architectural significance and association with county government history.



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