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Boone County Courthouse
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General information
Location Columbia, Missouri
Coordinates 38°57′12″N 92°19′44″W / 38.9532°N 92.3290°W / 38.9532; -92.3290Coordinates: 38°57′12″N 92°19′44″W / 38.9532°N 92.3290°W / 38.9532; -92.3290
Status Completed
Groundbreaking 1906
Constructed 1909
Use Courthouse
Companies involved
Architect(s) John H. Felt
Owner Boone County, Missouri

The Boone County Courthouse is the location of the 13th Judicial Circuit of Missouri covering Boone and Callaway counties. The courthouse is located in the Boone County Government Complex in downtown Columbia, Missouri.[1] It is the third court at this location. The first of which housed a studio of George Caleb Bingham and is the subject of the painting 1855 painting "Verdict of the People.[2]

The courthouse is a contributing property to the Downtown Columbia Historic District.[3]

References

External links

13th circuit court of Missouri

Further reading

  • Ohman, Marian M. "Oh! Justice -- .": The History of Boone County Courthouses. Columbia: University of Missouri Extension, 1979.
  • Switzler, Wm. F. History of Boone County. St. Louis: Western Historical Company, 1882.

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