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ID: 700000168Record Type: Built Work
Images: 1
Bartholomew County Courthouse (courthouse; Isaac Hodgson (American architect, born 1826 in Ireland) ; ground broken in 1871, complet...; Columbus (Bartholomew, Indiana, United States, North and Cen...)
Note: Replaced an earlier courthouse located in the middle of Central Square. This new structure was noted for being heated with steam, lighted with gas chandeliers, and being fireproof: fireproofing included the original slate roof (now copper) and a method of using dirt and sand to fill the joist space between floor and ceiling.
Titles:
Bartholomew County Courthouse (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Columbus Courthouse (C,U,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
courthouse [300005969] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>, public buildings, <public buildings by function>, judicial buildings)

Classifications:
architecture (preferred)
American art

Creation Date: ground broken in 1871, completed in 1874

Creator Display:
Isaac Hodgson (American architect, born 1826 in Ireland) [preferred,VP]
architect Hodgson, Isaac (American architect, born 1826 in Ireland) [500118610]
occupant Bartholomew County Superior Court (American court, contemporary) [500337322]
occupant Bartholomew County Circuit Court (American court, contemporary) [500337323]
Locations:
Current: Columbus [7013644] Bartholomew county (county), Indiana (state), United States (nation), North and Central America (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Address Note: 234 Washington St., Columbus, IN, 47201
Display Materials: limestone foundation, limestone and facing brick, iron roof truss
limestone [300011286]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, rock, sedimentary rock, <sedimentary rock by composition>, carbonate rock)
brick (clay product) [300010463]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, clay, clay products)
trusses (structural elements) [300001892]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, architectural elements, <structural elements and components for structural elements>, structural elements, <spanning and projecting structural elements>, <trusses and truss components>)
bearing walls [300002557]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, architectural elements, <structural elements and components for structural elements>, structural elements, enclosing structural elements, <walls and wall components>, walls, <walls by function>)
iron (metal) [300011002]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by composition or origin>, <iron and iron alloy>)

Dimensions: 2 stories
Cultures:
European (preferred)

Style/Period/Group/Movement:
Second Empire [300021279] (preferred,N/A)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <modern European styles and movements>, <modern European regional styles and movements>, <modern French styles and movements>, <modern French styles by reign>)

General Subject:
architecture (preferred )

Specific Subjects:
courthouse [300005969]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Single Built Works (Hierarchy Name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>, public buildings, <public buildings by function>, judicial buildings) (AAT)
government (political concept) [300055499]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, social science concepts, political concepts) (AAT)

Provenance: Role: occupant Owner/Agent: Bartholomew County Superior Court (Columbus Indiana) Role: occupant Owner/Agent: Bartholomew County Circuit Court (Columbus, Indiana)
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Built Work
Sources and Contributors:
Bartholomew County Courthouse........ [VP]
........ National Register of Historic Places [online] (2011-)
Columbus Courthouse........ [VP]
........ CDWA online (1995-) accessed 25 January 2011
........ National Register of Historic Places [online] (2011-)
Subject: ....... [VP]
Note:
English ..... [VP]
..... National Register of Historic Places [online] (2011-) accessed 4 February 2004
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