Van Zandt County Courthouse – Canton TX

Description

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.

Source notes

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.

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

SUBMIT MORE INFORMATION OR PHOTOGRAPHS FOR THIS SITE

Location Info


121 E Dallas St
Canton, Texas 75103

Coordinates: 32.5565436, -95.8633901

Leave a Reply

Before leaving a comment, please note:

  • Comments allow viewers to share information with others or alert us to errors or changes in a New Deal site.
  • We are not involved in the management of New Deal sites and have no information about visits, hours or rentals.
  • This page shows all the information we have for this site; if you have new information or photos to share, click below.

SUBMIT MORE INFORMATION OR PHOTOGRAPHS FOR THIS SITE

We welcome contributions of additional information on any New Deal project site.

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.