Travis County Courthouse
Austin, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1930
Architect - C. H. Page & Brother
Photos: Robert Deering 10/27/2007
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1840

COUNTY NAMED FOR: William Barret Travis, Texas commander at the battle of the Alamo.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Austin

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Stephen F. Austin, founder of Anglo-American Texas.

COURTHOUSES: Three - 1855, 1876, and 1930.

STANDING:  One - 1930 Modern courthouse built of limestone. Additions were completed in 1959 and 1962.

 
 
 
1855 Courthouse
 
1876 Courthouse
 
1930 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 

1930 Courthouse
Photo: Robert Deering 1974


 

Austin, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering
10/27/2007

 
Austin City Hall