Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Robert A. Deshon Courthouses Collection
Record:
Work Record ID:
552
Reproduction Record ID:
552
Work Class:
Architecture
Work Type:
county courthouse
Title:
Williams County Courthouse
Title Type:
preferred
Creator:
Fallis, Edward O., active late 19th century
Creator Dates:
1870-1900
Creator Type:
personal
Creator Role:
architect
Date:
1888-1891
Date Type:
creation
Location:
Bryan (Ohio)
Location Type:
site
Location:
1 Courthouse Square (Bryan, Ohio)
Style Period:
Romanesque Revival
Culture:
American
Subject:
National Register of Historic Places
Subject:
clock towers
Subject:
cornices
Subject:
columns (architectural elements)
Subject:
turrets (towers)
Subject:
corbels
Subject:
Bryan (Ohio)
Description:
The clock tower of this building has a copper-covered pyramidal roof and is 160 feet high and 26 feet square, reflecting the "overall massiveness" of the Romanesque Revival architectural style. The courthouse is made of stone and red brick. There are many towers and turrets that are rounded, "pepper-pot" and square.
Information Source:
Thrane, Susan W. County Courthouses of Ohio. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2000.
Reproduction Creator:
Deshon, Robert A., 1915-2007
Reproduction View:
Detail front facade
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.

Williams County Courthouse