Detail View: Robert A. Deshon Courthouses Collection: Hardin County Courthouse

Work Record ID: 
180
Reproduction Record ID: 
180
Work Class: 
Architecture
Work Type: 
county courthouse
Title: 
Hardin County Courthouse
Title Type: 
preferred
Creator: 
Richards, McCarty & Bulford, active early 20th century
Creator Dates: 
1900-1930
Creator Type: 
corporate
Creator Role: 
architect
Date: 
1913-1915
Date Type: 
creation
Location: 
Kenton (Ohio)
Location Type: 
site
Location: 
1 Courthouse Square (Kenton, Ohio)
Style Period: 
Neoclassical
Culture: 
American
Subject: 
National Register of Historic Places
Subject: 
pediments
Subject: 
balustrades
Subject: 
colonnades
Subject: 
Kenton (Ohio)
Description: 
Hardin County courthouse was completed in 1915 by architects Richards, McCarty and Bulford in a Neoclassical style. The building is as large as an entire city block and has a completely symmetrical exterior. It is made of Indiana gray limestone and has a rusticated base. There is a skylight over the lobby that contains over 1000 square feet of leaded stained glass.
Information Source: 
Thrane, Susan W. County Courthouses of Ohio. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2000.
Reproduction Creator: 
Deshon, Robert A., 1915-2007
Reproduction View: 
Front facade
Reproduction View Type: 
detail view
Reproduction Information Source: 
Ohio Historical Society
Reproduction Rights Statement: 
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