History of the Federal Judiciary
 


History of the Federal Judiciary


  Historic Federal Courthouses
Jefferson, Texas

U.S. Court House and Post Office (1901)
Completed in 1890.
Supervising Architect: Will. A. Freret
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas met here until 1961; the U.S. Circuit Court for the Eastern District of Texas met here until that court was abolished in 1912.
Now the Jefferson Historical Society Museum.


Source: U.S. Treasury Department, A History of Public Buildings (Washington, D.C.: GPO, 1901): 574-75.

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