Brewster County Courthouse and Jail

Courthouse Sq., Alpine, Texas

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 17, 1978
Reference number
78002899
Architectural style
Other architectural type; American Second Empire
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Courthouse; Correctional facility
Current functions
Correctional facility; Courthouse
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1887
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (36,327)
Alpine, Texas (4)
Brewster County, Texas (19)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1887 (567)
Built during 1880s (6,128)
Courthouse (2,112)
Limestone (8,192)
Owned by local government (11,501)
Texas (3,572)
Tin (2,648)
Tom Lovell (1)

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