Rusk County Courthouse
Henderson, Texas
 Completed - 1928
Architect - Curtis and Thomas & A. C. Gentry
Photos: Robert Deering 8/30/2001


COUNTY NAMED FOR: Thomas Jefferson Rusk, who had been secretary of war under President Sam Houston

COUNTY SEATS: One - Henderson

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: James Pinckney Henderson, statesman, soldier, and first governor of the state of Texas.

COURTHOUSES: Four - 1845, 1854, 1878, 1928.

STANDING: One -1928 Texas Renaissance style courthouse.


1878 Courthouse

1928 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939


Henderson, Texas
Photos: Robert Deering 8/30/2001

Former 1935 Post Office in Henderson