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The first courthouse in the country was built in 1708, in Queenstown, Maryland where it still stands as a one-room wooden structure.  The town designated it as historical site.  Before courthouses were built, official city business was conducted in churches or taverns.  In the eighteenth and nineteenth century, the courthouses served multiple purposes for the community.  Meetings, debates, speeches, and political events were routinely held in the courthouse that had not yet evolved into what its primary purpose is today: a house of justice.  (Read more...)
 
 
 
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IN062
IN062 State - IN062: Lyric Aug 1985 Covington - Covington - IN, Indiana More Info
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M194
M194 State College - M194: Cinema April 1979 State College The Deer Hunter - , Pennsylvania More Info
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ND080
ND080 New England - ND080: State June 1987 New England - , North Dakota More Info
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PA293
PA293 Media - PA293: Media Aug 1980 Media The Jerk - , Pennsylvania More Info
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PA527
PA527 State College - PA527: Arena May 1986 State College - , Pennsylvania More Info
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PA528
PA528 State College - PA528: The Flick April 1979 State College Wildflower - , Pennsylvania More Info
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PA529
PA529 State College - PA529: Garden April 1979 State College China Syndrome - , Pennsylvania More Info
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PA530
PA530 State College - PA530: Garden April 1979 State College - , Pennsylvania More Info
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PA531
PA531 State College - PA531: The Movies May 1986 State College - , Pennsylvania More Info
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WA DC001
WA DC001 Churches - WA DC001: Academy Jan 1984 Washington The People Church - , Washington D.C. More Info
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WA DC018
WA DC018 Churches - WA DC018: Langston March 1985 Washington Langston Revival Service - , Washington D.C. More Info
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WA DC020
WA DC020 Buildings - WA DC020: Loew's Capitol July 1986 Washington Loew's Capitol National Press Building - , Washington D.C. More Info
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WA DC021
WA DC021 Buildings - WA DC021: Loew's Capitol July 1986 Washington Loew's Capitol National Press Building - , Washington D.C. More Info
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