Iowa's Courthouses: Adair County

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Courthouse view of east side, includes flagpole and veteran's memorial
Courthouse design used Romanesque architecture
Close view of veteran's memorial
Cornerstone: Built in 1891. Lists board of supervisors
Built in 1891 by S. E. Maxon, Architect
Courthouse: view of the south side of the building
Photographs of Courthouse Interior

Iowa Courthouses blog: Adair County
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Adair County Website (Tourism)

Iowa Judicial Branch: Adair County Courthouse History
National Register of Historical Places: Added in 1981
County and courthouse history: My Iowa Genealogy
Postcard images, including the bell tower:

These photos were taken September 8, 2008 at 6:30 p.m. The courthouse faces east, which placed the front of the courthouse in shadow. Additional photos of the front of the courthouse were taken November 1, 2008 at 8:30 a.m.