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Clark County Courthouse (1958-2004)

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Location:
200 S. 3rd St
Las Vegas, NV
Type(s):
Subtype(s):
Purpose(s): Original
Completed: 1958
Style: Modern International
Cost: $4 M
Size (sq. ft.): 135000
Other Size Measure: Seven Stories
Firm(s):
Contractors: Diversified Builders (General Contractor)
Building Materials: Steel, Glass and Concrete
Description: Powder Blue
Extra Note: "Nevada's Newest: Clark County Courthouse, Las Vegas, Nevada." Architect and Engineer 213. 1958: 10-11.

Nicoletta, Julie. Buildings of Nevada. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. Includes project description and photo. Arch Ref NA 730.N3 N53 2000

The Online Nevada Encyclopedia. "Clark County Courthouse." OnlineNevada.org. Available: http://www.onlinenevada.org/Clark_County_Courthouse Accessed November 18, 2007.

Building stands empty as of 2007. Estimated closure in 2004(?) General contract was awarded to Diversified Builders of Los Angeles. Welton Becket and Associates designed the new courthouse in association with Zick and Sharp, Las Vegas architects.
Chronologically Direct Parent: Clark County Courthouse (1914-1958)
Chronologically Largest Parent: Clark County Courthouse (1914-1958)
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