Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Historic American Buildings Survey
"document achievements in architecture, engineering, and design in the United States and its
territories through a comprehensive range of building types and engineering technologies including examples as diverse as
the Pueblo of Acoma, houses, windmills, one-room schools and the Golden Gate Bridge".
Among the 350,000 HABS documents are high resolution photos made around 1936 by Walter Stewart of 46 houses in New Castle.
Most of the buildings in New Castle itself looked in 1936 much as they do today with some changes in stucco, trees, ivy and automobiles.
However outside of town buildings have been lost or changed beyond recognition.
View a gallery of exterior photos in New Castle town or
To see all the exterior photos available, many with interior shots, commentary by Laussat Rogers and a few measured drawings,
visit the HABS search results for New Castle
Buildings included in the HABS site: