Tag Archives: R. H. Hunt

Chickasaw County Courthouse: Houston

Chickasaw County is one of ten counties in Mississippi with dual county seats.  The Classical Revival courthouse designed by architect R. H. Hunt & Company was built in 1909 (MDAH/HRI).  Hunt designed a large number of churches, higher education buildings, … Continue reading

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First Methodist Episcopal Church South, currently First United Methodist Church, Pontotoc

R. H. Hunt is attributed as the architect for the First Methodist Episcopal Church South building, constructed in 1910 (Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Historic Resources Inventory).  Hunt formed his own firm in 1910, and had a secondary office … Continue reading

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