Historical Reports

Florida's History Through Its Places

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Bradford County

34 - Starke
Starke CALL STREET HISTORIC DISTRICT 1857-1931, 41 buildings of historical significance in a 10-block area. Predominant style is Masonry Vernacular 1- and 2-story detached commercial buildings. The district reflects the physical development of the town between 1859 and 1931. N.R. 1985.

35 - Starke
Starke OLD BRADFORD COUNTY COURTHOUSE 209 W. Call St. 1902. Romanesque Revival. 2 stories, tall central tower with elaborate roof details. The building was built following a bitter contest between Starke and Lake Butler for the county seat. In 1898 Starke decided to build a courthouse. In 1921 the county was divided, and Lake Butler became the county seat of the new Union County. Public. N.R. 1974.

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