Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Robert A. Deshon Courthouses Collection
Record:
Work Record ID:
107
Reproduction Record ID:
107
Work Class:
Architecture
Work Type:
county courthouse
Title:
Delaware County Courthouse
Title Type:
preferred
Creator:
Jones, Robert N., active mid-19th century
Creator Dates:
1850-1880
Creator Type:
personal
Creator Role:
architect
Date:
1868-1869
Date Type:
creation
Location:
Delaware (Ohio)
Location Type:
site
Location:
91 N. Sandusky (Delaware, Ohio)
Style Period:
Italianate (North American architecture styles)
Culture:
American
Subject:
arches
Subject:
quoins
Subject:
National Register of Historic Places
Subject:
hip roofs
Subject:
cornices
Subject:
hood moldings
Subject:
Delaware (Ohio)
Subject:
cupolas
Subject:
brackets (structural elements)
Description:
The Delaware County Courthouse completed in 1869 by architect Robert Jones, sits at the edge of Delaware's business district, and it is surrounded mostly by homes rather than commercial establishments. A statue of Justice sits atop the Italianate style building and ornamental iron cresting runs along the edges of its roof.
Information Source:
Thrane, Susan W. County Courthouses of Ohio. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2000.
Reproduction Creator:
Deshon, Robert A., 1915-2007
Reproduction View:
Window
Reproduction View Type:
detail view
Reproduction Information Source:
Ohio Historical Society
Reproduction Rights Statement:
These images are for non-profit use educational use. Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of material in physical or digital form requires prior written permission from the copyright holder.

Delaware County Courthouse