Callahan County Courthouse
Baird, Texas
 Completed - 1929
Architect -  Voelcker & Dixon
Photos: Robert Deering 9/15/2003


COUNTY NAMED FOR: James Hughes Callahan, a survivor of the Goliad Massacre and leader of the Callahan expedition.

COUNTY SEATS: Two - Belle Plain and Baird

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Railroad surveyor and engineer Matthew Baird.

COURTHOUSES: Four - Belle Plain in 1877; Baird in 1883, 1884, and 1929

STANDING: One - 1929 Texas Renaissance courthouse built of brick.

1884 Courthouse

1929 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939



Baird, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering 9/15/2003

First Baptist Church of Baird