Washington County Courthouse (Pennsylvania)

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Washington County Courthouse
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Washington County Courthouse
Washington County Courthouse (Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Washington County Courthouse (Pennsylvania)
Location South Main Street,
Washington, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°10′13.62″N 80°14′44.89″W / 40.1704500°N 80.2458028°W / 40.1704500; -80.2458028Coordinates: 40°10′13.62″N 80°14′44.89″W / 40.1704500°N 80.2458028°W / 40.1704500; -80.2458028
Built 1900
Architect F. J. Osterling
Architectural style Beaux-Arts
Other
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 74001812[1]
Added to NRHP July 30, 1974

The Washington County Courthouse is located in on Main Street in downtown Washington, Pennsylvania, USA, and is still in operation.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 30, 1974.[1]

It is designated as a historic public landmark by the Washington County History & Landmarks Foundation.[2][3]

On April 14, 1980 during the Presidential primary, Vice President Walter Mondale visited the courthouse for a campaign rally, calling out Democratic foe Ted Kennedy.[4]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "Washington County Courthouse". Landmark Registry - Public Landmark. Washington County History & Landmarks Foundation. 2008. Retrieved November 8, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Washington County Courthouse". Spotlight Buildings. Washington County History & Landmarks Foundation. 2008. Archived from the original on November 9, 2010. Retrieved November 9, 2010. 
  4. ^ http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=T6ckAAAAIBAJ&sjid=0m0DAAAAIBAJ&pg=3462%2C2831373