445. Shawnee, Pottawatamie County (OK39)

Another handsome courthouse. I very much approve. Unfortunately, the building got short shrift from me this day because I had other things on my mind. I've actually seen a number of Carnegie Libraries as I've been going around, but I haven't been photographing or even considering them. I give credit where credit is due: Andrew … Continue reading 445. Shawnee, Pottawatamie County (OK39)

442. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County (OK36)

Not bad.  Not bad at all.  This is definitely a triumph of the WPA.  I found my self feeling quite fond of it.  It’s suitably majestic, and the impressive thing (I think) is that it seems a serious and important building in a city that will be dominated by… …the state capitol.  As statehouses go, … Continue reading 442. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County (OK36)

441. El Reno, Canadian County (OK35)

OK, so remember what I said about Oklahoma having nice courthouses?  Yeah, this ain’t it.  This is the exception that proves the rule, and by “prove” I mean challenge, not confirm.  It’s not bad.  It’s just not good.  It’s a whole bunch of meh.  I had to pass back through Kingfisher for this?  Why can’t … Continue reading 441. El Reno, Canadian County (OK35)