Milam County Courthouse
Cameron, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1892
Architect - Larmour & Watson
Photos: Robert Deering 9/12/2002
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1837

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Benjamin Rush Milam

COUNTY SEATS: Two - Caldwell (now county seat of Burleson County) and Cameron

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Ewen Cameron, a participant in the Mier expedition.

COURTHOUSES: Six - 1841 in Caldwell; 1846, 1856, 1871, 1876, and 1892 in Cameron.

STANDING: One -1892 Renaissance Revival courthouse. A WPA project in 1938 removed the clock tower and modified the roof. However, the building has been restored with 1999 (exterior) and 2002 (interior) projects.

RENOVATION: Complete - Rededication July 4, 2002

 
 

1892 Courthouse
Before Restoration
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



1895 Milam County Jail
Now Serves as a Museum