Van Zandt County CourthouseThe Van Zandt County Courthouse in Canton, Texas. The building was designated a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark in 1999.
The 1937 Van Zandt Courthouse was principally funded by the Public Works Administration at a cost of $142,000. The project provided much needed jobs for many unemployed citizens in Canton, Texas. The three story limestone structure has a cast stone veneer exterior with Moderne and Art Deco details.
Andrews, Michael, "Historic Texas Courthouses," Bright Sky Press, Albany, Texas. 2006, p 252. http://atlas.thc.state.tx.us/viewform.asp?atlas_num=5467012270&site_name=Van%20Zandt%20County%20Courthouse&class=5000 http://www.courthouses.co/us-states/o-u/texas/van-zandt-county/
Project originally submitted by Larry Moore on March 11, 2014.
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