Jackson County Courthouse
Altus, Oklahoma
 Completed - 1910
Architect - C. E. Hair
Photos: Robert Deering 4/2/2005
1910 Courthouse
Before Modifications

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1907 from a portion of Greer County, Oklahoma Territory

Confederate soldier Major General Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson.

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: The name comes from the Latin word meaning "high." The original town, Frazier, was built in a low area, and when it was destroyed by high water the residents moved the town site to a higher elevation.


 1910 Courthouse.  The original dome was removed around 1927. 

ADDRESS:  101 N Main Street, Altus, Oklahoma


Altus, Oklahoma
Photos: Robert Deering 4/2/2005

First Baptist Church of Altus