New Castle, Delaware
Community History and Archaeology Program 

George Read (II) And His House
by Eliza Wolcott, University of Delaware (1971)

The elegant, well maintained and welcoming George Read (II) house is perhaps the "Crown Jewel" in the historic area treasures of New Castle. Wolcott's readable master's thesis provides many interesting details and insights from the man, the conditions under which he designed and built the house, financing challenges ...