Houston County Courthouse
Crockett, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1939
Architect - Blume E. Hester
Photos: Robert Deering 8/31/2001
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1837

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Sam Houston.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Crockett, Texas.

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: David Crockett, who was killed at the battle of the Alamo.

COURTHOUSES: Five - 1838, 1851, 1869, 1883, and 1939.

STANDING: One -1939 Modern style courthouse built of stone with some Art Deco elements.

 
 

1883 Courthouse

1939 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939