Navarro County Courthouse
Corsicana, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1905
Architect - James E. Flanders
Photos: Robert Deering 7/1/2003
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1846

COUNTY NAMED FOR: José Antonio Navarro, a Texas patriot

COUNTY SEATS: Two - A temporary county seat was established at the home of W. R. Howe until his death in 1847. In 1848, the site for Corsicana was selected as the permanent county seat.

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: José Antonio Navarro chose the name Corsicana in honor of the Isle of Corsica, his father's birthplace.

COURTHOUSES: Five - 1848, 1851, 1858, 1880, and 1905.

STANDING: One -The 1905 Beaux-Arts bick and marble structure. Detailed Courthouse History

 
 
 
1880 Courthouse
 
 
1905 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 
 
1905 Courthouse
Photo: Robert Deering 1974
 
 

 
         
         

   
Courthouse Annex