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Allen County Courthouse

Fort Wayne, Indiana
County of Allen.
712 S. Calhoun St.
National Register Number: 76000031
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Government - courthouse. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Congressional District: IN-4 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Courthouse.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 31, 2003):
Completed in 1902, the Allen County Courthouse is the embodiment of Beaux Arts architecture popular in the United States at the turn of the 20th century. The building stands as a monument to the civic pride and progressivism of early 20th century America and represents a rare example of the combination of classical architecture, fine art and sculpture in an American county courthouse.

Condition:
Currently, there are no threats to the NHL.

1. A six foot section of the stencil-over-wallpaper in the third floor hallway was repaired due to water damae and will be rehung. 2. A survey of the building's exterior to access tuck pointing has been completed.


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