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Historic Federal Courthouses

Paducah, Kentucky (1883)

U.S. Post Office and Court House (1900; n.d., ca. 1911)
Completed in 1883.
Supervising Architect: James G. Hill
Extension completed in 1911.
Supervising Architect of extension: James Knox Taylor
The U.S. District Court for the District of Kentucky met here until the creation of the Western District in 1901; the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky met here from 1901 until 1938; the U.S. Circuit Court for the District of Kentucky met here until the creation of the Western District in 1901; the U.S. Circuit Court for the Western District of Kentucky met here from 1901 until that court was abolished in 1912.
Razed in the 1930s.

Source: 
National Archives, RG 121-C, Box 13, Folder E
Higher Resolution: 
Source: 
National Archives, RG 121-C, Box 13, Folder E, Print 14
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