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Hale County Courthouse
County Seat - Plainview, Texas

Hale County has had three county courthouses:
1888, 1890 and the present 1910

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1910 Hale County courthouse today, Plainview Texas
"The 1910 Hale County courthouse today. The central dome now sports a yellowish hue." - Terry Jeanson, February 2007 photo

The Present Hale County Courthouse
Plainview, Texas

Date - 1910
Architect - H.A. Overbeck (Martin, Byrnes and Johnston)
Style - Texas Renaissance & Beaux-Arts
Material - Brick


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Hale County Courthouse, Plainview, Texas old photo
The 1910 Hale County Courthouse as it appeared in 1939
Photo courtesy TXDoT
Hale County Courthouse, Plainview, Texas old postcard
Another view of the 1910 Hale County Courthouse
Courtesy rootsweb.com/~txgenweb// postcards/Index.html
1910 Hale County courthouse cornerstone, Plainview Texas
"The Hale County courthouse cornerstone lists the architect as H.A. Overbeck who worked for the architectural firm of Martin, Byrnes and Johnston." - Terry Jeanson, February 2007 photo

History and Whimpsy on Courthouse Grounds

Painted steer on Hale County courthouse lawn
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, July 2009
Painted steer on Hale County courthouse lawn
Painted steers
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, July 2009
Hale County Plainview Tx MacKenzie Trail Marker
1936 Texas Centennial Marker
Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, July 2009
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