Rusk County Historical Society Museum-Courthouse

Rusk County Historical Society Museum

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Gates County Courthouse

Welcome to the Gates County Courthouse. This photo shows the exterior of the courthouse.
Exterior of Gates County Courthouse

Now let's go inside the Gates County Courthouse. This picture shows the Judge's bench in the center of the courthouse. The jury box is to the right. The table for the defense and prosecution is in front of the Judge's bench.
Interior of Gates County Courthouse

Here we have a view of the jury box and the defense/prosecution table.

The courthouse has pictures of some distinguished Gates County citizens.
Citizen 1        Citizen 2

This is the box that contains names of many perspective jurors.
Box with names of Potential Jurors

This is the desk that served as the Judge's bench.
Judge's Desk 1

Here is the Judge's bench, with a witness chair on the right.
Judge's Desk 2

I hope you enjoyed the tour of the courthouse!

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