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Historic Federal Courthouses

Opelousas, Louisiana (1891)

U.S. Court House and Post Office (1901; 1933)
Completed in 1891.
Architect: Jeremiah O'Rourke
Extension completed in 1933.
Supervising Architect of extension: James A. Wetmore
The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana met here until 1967; the U.S. Circuit Court for the Western District of Louisiana met here until that court was abolished in 1912.
Now privately owned.

Source: 
National Archives, RG 121-BS, Box 38, Folder G
Higher Resolution: 
Source: 
U.S. Treasury Department, A History of Public Buildings (Washington, D.C.: GPO, 1901): 216-17.
Higher Resolution: