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    Sierra Blanca, TX - Hudspeth County Courthouse, restored

    The restored Hudspeth County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, 2009

    Hudspeth County Courthouse
    County Seat - Sierra Blanca, Texas

    Date - 1919
    Architect - Fuetell and Hardie
    Style - Mediterranean

    The courthouse is built of adobe and has walls 18 inches thick. It is the only adobe courthouse in Texas and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
    Hudpeth County courthouse, Texas 1939 photo
    Hudspeth County Courthouse as it appeared in 1939
    Photo courtesy TXDoT

    Hudspeth County Courthouse Entrance
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson

    Sierra Blanca, TX - Hudspeth County Courthouse eagle

    The restored Hudspeth County Courthouse
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson, 2009
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    Hudspeth County Courthouse under restoration 2003
    Hudspeth County Courthouse under restoration in 2003
    Photo courtesy Barclay Gibson
    Hudpeth County courthouse, Texas  old photo
    Hudspeth County Courthouse as it appeared in 1919
    Photo courtesy THC
    Adobe courthouse in Hudspeth County, Texas
    Photo courtesy Jason Penney, 12-01
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