• Created Date
  • ca. 1895
  • Description
  • Built in 1858 by the firm of T.G. Richards and Co. In 1863 sold to the Whatcom County to be used as a courthouse. New Whatcom was later incorporated into the town of Bellingham in 1903. Signs on building read: James F. Cass, U.S. Commissioner, Land Office. Western Union Telegraph Office.On verso of image: Old Whatcom Court House said to be the first brick building in Washington Territory.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 1999