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Hudson County Courthouse, 583 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, NJ

Hudson County Courthouse, 583 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, NJ

 
 
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Summary

Significance: The Hudson County Courthouse was completed and opened on September 20, 1910 at a cost of $3,328,016.56. It was designed by Hugh Roberts, architect, a native of Jersey City. The ground breaking was held on March 21, 1906 and the cornerstone laid on December 12, 1906. The Hudson County Courtyard is considered an outstanding example of the "Beaux Arts" style. Its architectural merit lies in superb detailing and unique murals executed for the building.
Survey number: HABS NJ-841

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Date

1933 - 1970
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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Jersey City40.73162, -74.05749
Google Map of 40.7316197, -74.0574903
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html