Knox County Courthouse – Benjamin TX

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The WPA provided labor for the construction of the Knox County Courthouse and a school in Benjamin, Texas. The courthouse, built in stone in the Moderne style by the firm of Voelcker & Dixon, was constructed at a cost of $95,337.

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http://www.texasescapes.com/TOWNS/Benjamin/Benjamin.htm
http://www.reporternews.com/news/2009/jun/21/wpa-projects-helped-during-hard-times/
http://www.texasescapes.com/TOWNS/Benjamin/Knox-County-Courthouse-Benjamin-Texas.htm

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish and Larry Moore on January 7, 2014.

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Location Info


100 W Cedar St.
Benjamin, TX 79505

Coordinates: 33.582844, -99.796896

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