Pittsburg County Court House

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Photograph of the front entry to the Pittsburg County Court House in McAlester, Oklahoma, including a flight of steps from the ground level and multiple sets of glass doors between stonework sculpted to look like Ionic columns.

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1 photograph : b&w

Creation Information

Cowen, Chester R. March 26, 1996.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Chester R. Cowen Collection and was provided by the Oklahoma Historical Society to The Gateway to Oklahoma History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 18 times. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Oklahoma Historical Society

In 1893, members of the Oklahoma Territory Press Association formed the Oklahoma Historical Society to keep a detailed record of Oklahoma history and preserve it for future generations. The Oklahoma History Center opened in 2005, and operates in Oklahoma City.

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Description

Photograph of the front entry to the Pittsburg County Court House in McAlester, Oklahoma, including a flight of steps from the ground level and multiple sets of glass doors between stonework sculpted to look like Ionic columns.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Chester R. Cowen Collection

Photographs collected and taken by Chester Cowen that date from 1885 to 2006 with themes of buildings, people, and events.

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  • March 26, 1996

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  • April 11, 2019, 10:35 a.m.

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  • May 1, 2019, 6:42 p.m.

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Total Uses: 18

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  • 34.932775, -95.767355

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Cowen, Chester R. Pittsburg County Court House, photograph, March 26, 1996; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1472225/: accessed September 20, 2020), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.