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    COLEMAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE
    County Seat - Coleman, Texas

    Coleman County has had one courthouse: 1884

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    The original 1884 Coleman County stone courthouse, designed by W. W. Dudley, was remodeled into a modern brick building by Wyatt Hedrick in 1952.
    Texas - Coleman County Courthouse Modernized
    The modernized 1884 Coleman County courthouse today
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, January 2007
    TX - 1884 Coleman County Courthouse  old photo
    The 1884 Coleman County Courthouse as it appered in 1939
    Photo Courtesy TXDoT
    TX - 1884 Coleman County Courthouse 1890 Jail

    "This vintage photo of the 1884 Coleman County courthouse hangs in the first floor hallway of the courthouse."
    - Terry Jeanson, 2012

    TX - 1884 Coleman County Courthouse and Jail
    1884 Coleman County Courthouse and Jail
    Postcard courtesy THC
    TX - Coleman County Courthouse in 1940
    Coleman County Courthouse
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    TX - Coleman County Courthouse CA 1960 postcard
    Coleman County Courthouse CA 1960 postcard
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    TX - 1884 Coleman County Courthouse Memorial
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, March 2012
    Memorial to the original Coleman County courthouse on the front grounds. The plaque on the right reads as follows:
    "This monument erected as a memorial to the original Coleman County Court House and to the pioneers who settled Coleman County. The monument contains the original corner stone and great bell from the court house erected in 1884."
    TX - 1884 Coleman County Courthouse  cornerstone
    Cornerstone from the 1884 courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, March 2012
    TX - 1884 Coleman County Courthouse  Bell

    Bell from the 1884 courthouse
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, March 2012

    TX - 1884 Coleman County Courthouse  plaque
    Dedication plaque to the right of the front entrance.
    Photo courtesy Terry Jeanson, March 2012
    Coleman County Courthouse after remodeling, Coleman TX
    Coleman County Courthouse after the 1952 remodeling.
    Photo courtesy texasoldphotos.com
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