COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1887
COUNTY NAMED FOR: Henry P. Brewster, Republic of Texas secretary of war under
David G. Burnet.
One - Murphyville, which was changed to
Alpine in 1888.
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: The region that is often referred to as the "Alps of Texas."
One - 1887
STANDING: One - 1887 Second Empire courthouse built of brick.
LOCATION: 201 W Avenue E, Alpine,