Iowa's Courthouses: Lucas County

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Civil War monument with soldier at parade rest Entrance to courthouse includes clock tower
Courthouse design used Romanesque architecture
Close view of clock tower. "Lucas County Court House" in stone on two sides of clock tower.
Built in 1893 by Foster & Liebbe
Mormon Trail monument plaque on stone on courthouse lawn

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Lucas County Website

Chariton, Iowa Website

Iowa Judicial Branch: Lucas County Courthouse History
National  Register of Historical Places: Added in 1981
Lucas County and courthouse history: My Iowa Genealogy
Postcard images, including views of the 1893 courthouse with original clocktower:

Information on Civil War Memorials: Iowa Civil War Memorials; White Bronze Monuments; Civil War Monuments of Connecticut and Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute