Tourist in my own town…part 1

SANTA BARBARA

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Santa Barbara County Courthouse 

 a site passed many times each week…taken for granted

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iconic Spanish Colonial Revival

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designed by William Mooser III

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completed in 1929

replacement for Greek Revival Courthouse badly damaged by 1925 earthquake

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view of Queen of the Missions Santa Barbara (see post ‘The Queen and the Rose Garden – 4-19-2013 ) from the Courthouse El Mirador clock tower

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freshly appreciated when seen through the eyes of a visitor!

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