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1. 1831 Unchronicled Courthouse Familiar [Past Future?] Is Not First Brick Courthouse 1831 Unchronicled Courthouse Familiar [Past Future?] Is Not First Brick Courthouse September//1973 Investigative report on the "discovery of the existence of an apparently unchronicled early Jackson County Courthouse, built in 1831 on Independence Square, demolished in 1836, and replaced on its foundation...

2. A Courthouse Revival A Courthouse Revival January 2, 2008 The historic Jackson County Courthouse in Independence, Missouri, on the National Register of Historic Places and originally constructed in 1836, is slated for major renovations. Currently "senior citizens...

3. Boosters Sketch Plans For Bingham Museum Boosters Sketch Plans For Bingham Museum February 26, 2008 A group of people are proposing an art museum be put in the old Jackson County Courthouse in Independence, Missouri, in an effort to help generate money for the $10 million restoration of the courthouse...

4. County's Birthday Party: Jackson County Bicentennial Commission Will Stage Gala Dec. 15 at Independence County's Birthday Party: Jackson County Bicentennial Commission Will Stage Gala Dec. 15 at Independence October//1976 Announcement of the "celebration of the sesquicentennial of Jackson County" in 1976 at Independence, with illustrations and description of the various Jackson County courthouses, starting with the first...

5. County's Log Courthouse Outlasts Successors County's Log Courthouse Outlasts Successors August 1977 Article about the enduring original Jackson County Courthouse in Independence, made of logs in 1859 but outlasting most of its successors with the help of restoration.

6. Court Renovations on Table Court Renovations on Table August 22, 2011 Proposals for renovations of the Truman Courthouse in Independence and the Jackson County Courthouse Annex are being requested by county officials who "have worked for close to 10 years to save and stabilize...

7. Courthouses of Jackson County, Missouri Courthouses of Jackson County, Missouri 1938 Photos and descriptions of the Independence and Kansas City courthouses beginning as a two-room log cabin in Independence.

8. First Independence Courthouse First Independence Courthouse February, 1921 Full frontal and side view of first building.

9. First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence Full frontal and side view of building undergoing repair.

10. First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence Full frontal and side view of building undergoing repair.

11. First Jackson County courthouse, Independence First Jackson County courthouse, Independence 1916 Full frontal and side view.

12. First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence Full frontal and side view of first building.

13. First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence First Jackson County Courthouse, Independence Full frontal view of first building.

14. Harry S. Truman Statue Harry S. Truman Statue 1993 Detail view of Harry Truman statue located near east exterior of second building.

15. Harry Would Feel Right at Home in this Landmark Harry Would Feel Right at Home in this Landmark June 7, 2013 Article describes renovations being completed at the Jackson County Truman Courthouse in Independence. A brief history of the building is provided. Community leaders associated with the project are interviewed...

16. History under Roof: Core of Square Courthouse 'Treasure' History under Roof: Core of Square Courthouse 'Treasure' March//1974 Illustrated article about the additions to and preservation of the "1836 original unit" of the Independence Square Courthouse.

17. Independence and the Jackson County Courthouse Independence and the Jackson County Courthouse May 2010 When an urban renewal project for the Independence city square in the 1970s built walls around the Courthouse to creat a plaza effect, it caused a serious moisture problem in the courthouse. Article describes...

18. Independence, Missouri County Court Independence, Missouri County Court

19. Independence, Missouri Courthouse Independence, Missouri Courthouse N.d. Folder contains a color lithograph entitled "Independence-Courthouse(Missouri)" by Aus. d Kunstanst.

20. It's a Trails Day Treasure: Forlorn Little Log Courthouse Has Known Some Historic Moments It's a Trails Day Treasure: Forlorn Little Log Courthouse Has Known Some Historic Moments July-September//1983 History of the "first Jackson County Courthouse, built in 1827" in Independence, "the first courthouse west of the Mississippi River," with photos before and after restoration.