Yavapai County Courthouse

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Yavapai County Courthouse
Yavapai county arizona courthouse.jpg
Yavapai County Courthouse is located in Arizona
Yavapai County Courthouse
Yavapai County Courthouse is located in the United States
Yavapai County Courthouse
Location120 S. Cortez St., Prescott, Arizona
Coordinates34°32′27″N 112°28′09″W / 34.54083°N 112.46917°W / 34.54083; -112.46917Coordinates: 34°32′27″N 112°28′09″W / 34.54083°N 112.46917°W / 34.54083; -112.46917
Built1916
ArchitectBowman, William N., Rogers & Ashton
Architectural styleClassical Revival
NRHP reference #77000241[1]
Added to NRHPApril 13, 1977

The Yavapai County Courthouse is a courthouse located at 120 South Cortez Street in Prescott, Arizona that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The most recent Yavapai County Courthouse was built in 1916.[2] The courthouse and its surrounding square are popular tourist destinations in Prescott.

Courthouse in 2008

The courthouse was designed by architect William N. Bowman (1868-1944). It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1]

It is also known for its statue of Bucky O'Neill, a Rough Rider and former Mayor of Prescott. Barry Goldwater announced his presidential candidacy in 1964 from the steps of the courthouse.


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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
  2. ^ "Yavapai County Courthouse Plaza: Prescott, Arizona". www.planning.org.

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