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Old Orange County Courthouse

a centennial history
  • 112 Pages
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  • English
Historical Pub. Network , San Antonio, Tex
Old Orange County Courthouse (Santa, Ana, Calif.), Santa Ana (Calif.) -- History., Santa ANa (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures,


Santa Ana (Calif.), Santa ANa (Ca

Statementby Phil Brigandi.
ContributionsOld Courthouse Museum Society.
LC ClassificationsF869.S43 B75 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6800389M
ISBN 101893619117
LC Control Number00111621

He also served on the Orange County Historical Commission fromwhile the restoration of the Old Courthouse was underway. His historical research has carried him beyond Orange County into Riverside and San Diego Counties, and other parts of California. He recently published a history of Temecula, California, and a book on the desert 5/5(1).

Old Orange County Courthouse W. Santa Ana Blvd. Santa Ana, CA () [email protected] Open: Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. to p.m. The building is closed for county holidays. Admission to the Old Courthouse Museum is free. Metered parking is available in the lot on the north side of the Old Courthouse.

Brochure; Old. Return to View All Books → Old Orange County Courthouse A Centennial History. Old Orange County Courthouse is a publication of the Community Heritage Series. Book Location: Orange County, California. Written By: Phil Brigandi. Community Heritage Series. Year Published:. The story of the Old Courthouse begins with the creation of Orange County in Originally the county offices were housed in two commercial buildings on east Fourth Street in Santa Ana.

A number of local property owners had hoped to get the new county as a tenant, but J.R. Congdon beat them all by offering the buildings for just 50¢ a year.

The Old Orange County Courthouse, Santa Ana, California The historical Old Orange County Courthouse is Southern California's oldest court building. It has the distinction of being on the National Register of Historic Places and listed as a State of California Historic Landmark.

From its dedication inthis granite and sandstone building. A multi-phased restoration for the old courthouse began in and went on tillwhen it officially opened to the public as an Orange County historic landmark and museum.

Since then, the courthouse has appeared in various films and T.V. shows. reviews of Old Orange County Courthouse "Architecturally and historically it is a very cool building.

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Museum downstairs, actual courtrooms upstairs. The middle floor is used by the county for processing passports and also processing marriage licenses and performing civil ceremony marriages.

The clerks here are awesome - very friendly and proficient at their jobs/5(). Designed and built by John Berry in Outstanding example of Greek Revival architecture with details of woodwork and stair brackets from Asher-Benjamins' pattern book.

An English Clock (c), a gift to the town of Hillsborough, is located in the courthouse cupola. Allow 15 minutes for tour. The courthouse is still in operation for county judicial business, so some areas are restricted.

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Locate. The City of Santa Ana. 20 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana,CA () Discover. Libraries Parks and Recreation Who Do I Call. Resident. Living in Santa Ana How to pay a bill Read More. City Hall. Courthouses in Santa Ana, CA. The Old Orange County Courthouse was featured prominently throughout American Horror Story: Asylum as Briarcliff Manor, a supposed Massachusetts-area tuberculosis ward where more t people died.

The property was shown in both present day, in which it was made to seem dilapidated and abandoned. Service Changes Effective J Effective Monday, Jthe Clerk-Recorder Department will close its branch offices in Anaheim, Laguna Hills, and at the Old County Courthouse in Santa Ana.

The department's office at the County Service Center in Santa Ana will remain open but only offer over-the-counter service for the following services. The Old Orange County Courthouse, at one point also known as the Santa Ana County Courthouse, is a Romanesque Revival building that was opened in September and is located in Santa Ana's Historic Downtown District on Civic Center and Broadway streets.

The Old Orange County Courthouse is officially recognized as California Historical Landmark No. and is also on the National Register. TOWN OF ORANGE, Va. (WVIR) - The old Orange County Courthouse, located in the town of Orange, is being cleaned up and outfitted with new cameras to be able to once again accommodate jury trials.

The Orange County Superior Court is offering an online scheduling tool for self-represented litigants to schedule brief, in-person appointments with Self-Help Services at the Lamoreaux Justice Center, located at The City Drive South, Orange, CA Read More Here. Santa Ana, CA – The Orange County Superior Court will celebrate and.

Old Orange County Courthouse: The landmark Old Orange County Courthouse is Southern California's oldest court building, and has been witness to many of the events which shaped present day Orange County.

From its dedication inthis granite and sandstone building has been the traditional home of county government. Today square foot building has been restored to look much. Record searches are limited to the first results.

For better search results, please refine your search criteria. Online docket information is available for most cases filed from approximately to present. The old Orange County Courthouse, located in Orlando, Florida, United States, serves as the home of the Historical Society of Central Florida and the Orange County Regional History Center.

Constructed inthe Courthouse stands in the vicinity of a number of previous judicial buildings. An earlier courthouse was built in and demolished in has convenient parking near the Old Country County Courthouse.

For more information on nearby parking, click on the map shown below. The Old Orange County Courthouse is South California's oldest court building, and original home of the Orange County government.

Today, the building has been restored to look much as it had at the turn of the last century. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs.

Old Orange County Courthouse Time Capsule - Corporate History Exhibit. Restaurants near Old Orange County Courthouse: ( mi) Mil Jugos ( mi) Irenia ( mi) Munchies Diner ( mi) Rooster Republic ( mi) Viking Dog; View all restaurants near Old Orange County Courthouse on Tripadvisor $4/5(1). An Old Orange County Courthouse wedding offers two main rooms for your ceremony.

One is a small room with two benches and can accommodate approximately 8 to 10 guests. The other location is the Santa Ana Courthouse museum, which is a beautiful place for your ceremony and to see all the local history. It can hold up to 25 people.

In the newly created County of Orange purchased the land where the Old Courthouse sits from William Spurgeon, the founder of Santa Ana, for the express purpose of building a permanent courthouse.

But the first building constructed on that parcel was not a courthouse but the county jail, which opened in welcome to old orange cafe & catering co. A restaurant where you’ll enjoy old-fashioned service and great American cuisine in the historic charm of the old Orange dairy building.

Our restaurant is located in the heart of downtown Orange, Texas, a few blocks from the Orange County courthouse and Lamar State College-Orange. This jail stood nearly in front of the old courthouse as it now is, and just across the railroad from it.

In the Legislature authorized the County Court to sell all or a part of the then public lot, and apply the proceeds of sale to the purchase of another lot, on which to erect a new courthouse and any building proper to be attached thereto.

An easy journey on the train is an excellent way to reach Old Orange County Courthouse. The most convenient station, Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center, is miles ( kilometer) away.

Recent Old Orange County Courthouse hotel reviews by fellow wanderers. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A publication of the Old Courthouse Museum Society." Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm. The Old Orange County Courthouse is a wonderful place to take the family to experience a part of life from over years ago, as well as to learn a bit of history about how Orange County, and the cities that fall within its borders, came to be.

Phil Brigandi is the author of more than twenty books and hundreds of historical articles on Orange County subjects, including many on his hometown of Orange. He served as the Orange County Archivist from to His books include Orange County Place Names From A to Z and Old Orange County Courthouse: A Centennial History.

View Larger Map. Old Orange County Courthouse Parking Lot. From South Orange County: Take the I-5 North and exit at Grand in Santa Ana. Turn left onto Grand Avenue. Turn right at Santa Ana Blvd. Proceed on Santa Ana Blvd past Main St. and then turn right at Broadway Ave.

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Book now and pay later with Expedia.The Courthouse Museum is open from 9 am to 5 pm on weekdays. The Old Courthouse Museum Society conducts tours of the Courtroom No. 1 and the Museum. Call for further information. The address of the Old County Museum Society is W. Santa Ana Blvd., Santa Ana,