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Iron Mountain City : [Missouri]
Map of property situated in the village of Flushing, Queens County, L.I., belonging to Gabriel Winter

Map of property situated in the village of Flushing, Queens County, L....

Cadastral map showing lot lines, dimensions, buildings (residential/non-residential), and some owners' names. Imperfect: Fold-lined, wrinkled, torn at fold lines, annotated in lead pencil/red ink to show additi... more

Map of the village of West Flushing in the township of Newtown, Queens Co. Long Island, New York : comprising the parts laid out and described on sectional maps no. 1, 2, 3, and 4

Map of the village of West Flushing in the township of Newtown, Queens...

Cadastral map showing lot lines, lot numbers, lot/street dimensions, railroad line, and extant buildings. Railroad train shown pictorially. Imperfect: Wrinkled, fold-lined, torn at edges, foxed, annotated in pe... more

Incidents on land and water, or Four years on the Pacific coast. Being a narrative of the burning of the ships Nonantum, Humayoon and Fanchon, together with many startling and interesting adventures on sea and land

Incidents on land and water, or Four years on the Pacific coast. Being...

A native of Kingston, Massachusetts, Mrs. Bates sailed to California in 1850 on board the Nonantum, a coaler commanded by her husband. On reaching that state, the Bateses undertook hotelkeeping in Marysville, 1... more

Life on the plains and among the diggings; being scenes and adventures of an overland journey to California: with particular incidents of the route, mistakes and sufferings of the emigrants, the Indian tribes, the present and future of the great West

Life on the plains and among the diggings; being scenes and adventures...

Born in Aurora, New York, Alonzo Delano (1806-1874) moved on to the Midwest as a teenager. July 1848 found him a consumptive Ottawa, Illinois, storekeeper, and he joined a local California Company. He remained ... more

California life illustrated

California life illustrated

William Taylor (1821-1902) was a Methodist minister specializing in "street preaching" in Baltimore and Washington, D.C., when the Methodist church sent him to California as a missionary evangelist in 1849. He ... more

[Illustrated cover and back page advertisement from Appleton's railway and steam navigation guide]

[Illustrated cover and back page advertisement from Appleton's railway...

Illustration showing train coming out of mountain tunnel and advertisement for sale of farming and wood lands showing men threshing.

Sketches of travels in South America, Mexico and California

Sketches of travels in South America, Mexico and California

A native of Frederick, Maryland, Luther Melanchthon Schaeffer sailed around the Horn to California in 1849. He spent most of the next two-and-a-half years in the gold fields, mining on the Feather River, Deer C... more

Hall and Elvans' subdivision of Meridian Hill : [Washington D.C.].

Hall and Elvans' subdivision of Meridian Hill : [Washington D.C.].

Cadastral survey map showing residential lot lines, lot numbers, some dimensions, and some square-footage data. LC copy annotated in lead pencil, mounted on cloth backing, and rubber-stamped under title: Lots f... more

California: for health, pleasure, and residence. A book for travellers and settlers

California: for health, pleasure, and residence. A book for travellers...

Charles Nordhoff (1830-1901) and his family came to America from Prussia when he was a boy and settled in Cincinnati, Ohio. Winning a reputation as a journalist and writer on the sea, Nordhoff was managing edit... more

Men and memories of San Francisco, in the "spring of '50."

Men and memories of San Francisco, in the "spring of '50."

Theodore Augustus Barry (1825-1881) and Benjamin Ada Patten (1825-1877) established their credentials as California pioneers by arriving in their adopted state before January 1, 1850. Men and memories of San Fr... more

[Roosevelt building, New York City. Façade. Elevation]

[Roosevelt building, New York City. Façade. Elevation]

Original architectural drawing showing a cast-iron front commercial building, commissioned from architect Hunt by Roosevelt Hospital as an investment property.

Six years experience as a book agent in California : including my trip from New York to San Francisco via Nicaragua

Six years experience as a book agent in California : including my trip...

Mrs. James W. Likins (b. ca. 1825) and her family left Akron, Ohio, in 1868 for a fresh start in California. Once there, her husband's illness forced her to become the family breadwinner. Six years experience a... more

The Californians,

The Californians,

English writer Walter Mulrea Fisher (1849-1919) lived in California for four years in the 1870s. The Californians (1876) is his account of that stay, a gossipy social analysis of the people of California, with ... more

California notes

California notes

Charles Beebe Turrill (1854-1927) was a California historian and promoter. California notes (1876) is a guide for travellers, offering details of the state's weather, geology, and vegetation as well as recommen... more

Two years in California

Two years in California

A resident of Marietta, Ohio, Mary Cone spent two years in California in the 1870s. Two years in California (1876) is more a guide than a first-person narrative of her experiences in the West. She treats the st... more

Letters from California: its mountains, valleys, plains, lakes, rivers, climate and productions. Also its railroads, cities, towns and people, as seen in 1876

Letters from California: its mountains, valleys, plains, lakes, rivers...

David L. Phillips (1823-1880) took his tubercular son to California in 1876 in hope that the change of climate would aid the boy. Letters from California (1877) were originally published in the Illinois State J... more

Recollections of pioneer work in California

Recollections of pioneer work in California

A native of Massachusetts, James Woods (1814/5-1886) served a church in Alabama in 1849 when the Presbyterian mission board selected him for duty in California. Recollections of pioneer work in California (1878... more

A year of American travel

A year of American travel

Jessie Benton Frémont (1824-1902), the daughter of a Missouri Senator and wife of explorer John Charles Frémont, first came to California in 1849, when she and her young daughter spent six months at her husba... more

A picture of pioneer times in California, illustrated with anecdotes and stories taken from real life

A picture of pioneer times in California, illustrated with anecdotes a...

William Francis White (1829-1891?) and his young wife sailed from New York in 1849 round the Horn to San Francisco, where he set up an import business. He later represented Santa Cruz in the state constitutiona... more

Map of Hillside Park near Atlantic Highlands, N.J. /

Map of Hillside Park near Atlantic Highlands, N.J. /

Cadastral map of residential subdivision showing lots for sale. Shows lot lines, lot numbers, dimensions, and acreages. Relief shown by hachures. Right-hand text attributed at bottom to: John C. Nobles, Atlanti... more

Ranch life in California. Extracted from the home correspondence of E.M.H

Ranch life in California. Extracted from the home correspondence of E....

The author, Evelyn M.H., was a young Englishwoman who accompanied her husband and his two brothers to California in 1885. Ranch life in California (1886) is based on her letters home, beginning with her Atlanti... more

A winter in California

A winter in California

Mary H. Wills left Norristown, Pennsylvania, to spend the winter of 1888-1889 in Southern California. A winter in California (1889) describes the highlights of her stay: visits to Pasadena, Los Angeles, Santa B... more

Notes of two trips to California and return, taken in 1883 and 1886-7,

Notes of two trips to California and return, taken in 1883 and 1886-7,

Solomon Mead (1808-1897) of Greenwich, Connecticut, first visited California in 1883 as part of a Cook's railroad tour, the "Continental Excursion Party," and he returned with one of his sons in 1886 by steamsh... more

Chevy Chase, Section 2, adjacent to Washington D.C. /

Chevy Chase, Section 2, adjacent to Washington D.C. /

Cadastral map of planned residential subdivisions in what is now the inc. town of Chevy Chase Village (Montgomery County, Md.). Shows lot lines, lot/block numbers, individual trees, and landscaped areas. Does n... more

Far-West sketches,

Far-West sketches,

Jessie Benton Frémont (1824-1902), the daughter of a Missouri Senator and wife of explorer John Charles Frémont, first came to California in 1849, when she and her young daughter spent six months at her husba... more

Our Italy,

Our Italy,

Famed essayist and journalist Charles Dudley Warner (1829-1900) was the editor of the Hartford, Connecticut, Courant and a contributing editor to Harper's Magazine. Our Italy (1891) is Warner's account of a tri... more

The adventures of a forty-niner : An historic description of California, with events and ideas of San Francisco and its people in those early days

The adventures of a forty-niner : An historic description of Californi...

An Albany, New York, physician, Daniel Knower (b. ca. 1818) sailed for California in 1849 with twelve prefabricated frame houses for the San Francisco market. The adventures of a forty-niner (1894) describes Kn... more

New Castle, Virginia, Series C.
Likely to happen under the coming administration / J.S. Pughe.

Likely to happen under the coming administration / J.S. Pughe.

Print shows Sanford B. Dole, President of the Republic of Hawaii, conducting a land auction, selling property that he probably does not own, and contributing to the Americanization of Hawaii. Title from item. C... more

National Prohibition Park, Westerleigh, borough of Richmond, Staten Island, New York City /

National Prohibition Park, Westerleigh, borough of Richmond, Staten Is...

Aerial view to horizon. Existing buildings and residences shown pictorially. Relief shown by landform drawings. Contains cadastral map of National Prohibition Park residential subdivision showing new streets, t... more

Happy days in southern California,

Happy days in southern California,

Frederick Hastings Rindge (1857-1905) moved from Cambridge, Massachusetts, to Los Angeles in 1882 and bought the famed rancho at Malibu, which he dubbed "Laudamus Farm." Happy days in southern California (1898)... more

Map of the city of San Jose
In the footprints of the padres

In the footprints of the padres

Charles Warren Stoddard (1843-1909) and his family left Rochester, New York, for California in 1855. In the 1870s and 1880s, he became a well known writer of travel books, most notably his South-Sea Idylls. He ... more

Ten years in Paradise. Leaves from a society reporter's note-book

Ten years in Paradise. Leaves from a society reporter's note-book

Mary Bowden Carroll left Otsego County, New York, for San José, Santa Clara County, in 1892. Ten years in Paradise (1903) is less a personal memoir than a piece of promotional literature for her adopted home: ... more

The flat boomers of Gotham / Albert Levering.

The flat boomers of Gotham / Albert Levering.

Illustration shows a crowd of people, many with belongings in tow, waiting for the rope to drop so they can dash for available apartments; in the background, apartment buildings are being constructed, all indic... more

Section no. 2, Chevy Chase, Maryland /

Section no. 2, Chevy Chase, Maryland /

Cadastral survey map of residential subdivisions in what is now the inc. town of Chevy Chase Village (Montgomery County, Md.). Shows lot lines, building frontage lines, lot/block numbers, lot/block dimensions (... more

The leveling of the hills to make Seattle [Denny Hill] / Asahel Curtis.

The leveling of the hills to make Seattle [Denny Hill] / Asahel Curtis...

No copyright renewal per LC Photoduplication Service. Information on name of hill provided by researcher, 3/21/2008.

The lure of the past, the present and future,

The lure of the past, the present and future,

George W. Bryan (b. ca. 1844) of Indiana was living in Los Angeles when he wrote this book. The lure of the past (1911) begins with the story of his kinfolk William E. Bryan and his wife Mary, who left Carthage... more

The expedition of the Donner party and its tragic fate,

The expedition of the Donner party and its tragic fate,

Eliza Houghton (b. 1843) was the youngest child of George Donner, one of two Springfield, Illinois, brothers who organized the ill-fated California-bound emigrant party that bore their name. Eliza and her older... more

California, 1849-1913; or, The rambling sketches and experiences of sixty-four years' residence in that state,

California, 1849-1913; or, The rambling sketches and experiences of si...

Lell Hawley Woolley (b. 1825) left the Green Mountains of Vermont to cross the plains in a mule train to California in 1849. There he tried gold mining in Weaverville and Beal's Bar and hotelkeeping in Grass Va... more

Recollections of a newspaperman; a record of life and events in California,

Recollections of a newspaperman; a record of life and events in Califo...

Frank Aleamon Leach (b. 1846) published the Vallejo Evening Chronicle, 1867-1886; and the Oakland Enquirer, 1886-1898. He retired from journalism to become superintendent of the San Francisco Mint, 1897-1907. R... more

The Shirley letters from California mines in 1851-52; being a series of twenty-three letters from Dame Shirley (Mrs. Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe) to her sister in Massachusetts, and now reprinted from the Pioneer magazine of 1854-55; with synopses of the letters, a foreword, and many typographical and other corrections and emendations,

The Shirley letters from California mines in 1851-52; being a series o...

Educated in Amherst, Massachusetts, Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe (1819-1906) accompanied her physician-husband to California in 1849. The couple first lived in mining camps where Dr. Clappe practiced medici... more

Adobe days; being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of a California girl on a sheep ranch and in El Pueblo de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles while it was yet a small and humble town; together with an account of how three young men from Maine in eighteen hundred and fifty-three drove sheep and cattle across the plains, mountains and deserts from Illinois to the Pacific coast; and the strange prophecy of Admiral Thatcher about San Pedro harbor,

Adobe days; being the truthful narrative of the events in the life of ...

A native Californian, Sarah Hathaway Bixby Smith (1871-1935) was born at her family's sheep ranch near San Juan Bautista, where she lived until the family moved to Los Angeles some six years later. Her father, ... more

Early days in California; scenes and events of the '50s as I remember them,

Early days in California; scenes and events of the '50s as I remember ...

Lee Summers Whipple-Haslam was the daughter of Franklin Summers, who came to California from Missouri in 1850 and mined enough gold at Shaw's Flat (near Sonora) to return east and bring his family west in 1852.... more

Sketches of California. An account of the life, manners and customs of the inhabitants. Its history, climate, soil, productions, &c

Sketches of California. An account of the life, manners and customs of...

Frederick A. Gay, proprietor of "Gay's Canchalagua" at 36 Broadway in New York City, had developed a patent medicine based on canchalagua, a California herb. Sketches of California (1848), printed here from a v... more

Sixty years in Southern California, 1853-1913, containing the reminiscences of Harris Newmark,

Sixty years in Southern California, 1853-1913, containing the reminisc...

Harris Newmark (1834-1916), son of a modest Prussian Jewish merchant, sailed to America in 1853 to join his older brother in Los Angeles. He made a fortune in real estate, the wholesale grocery business, and hi... more

Records of a California family; journals and letters of Lewis C. Gunn and Elizabeth Le Breton Gunn,

Records of a California family; journals and letters of Lewis C. Gunn ...

Lewis Carstairs Gunn (1813-1892) and Elizabeth LeBreton Stickney (1811-1906) made their home in Philadelphia after their marriage in 1839, and Lewis left for California in 1849, with his wife and four children ... more

Pioneer notes from the diaries of Judge Benjamin Hayes, 1849-1875

Pioneer notes from the diaries of Judge Benjamin Hayes, 1849-1875

Benjamin Ignatius Hayes (1815-1877) was a Maryland lawyer living in Missouri in 1849 when he decided to make the overland journey to California. There he became a leader of the Los Angeles bar. Pioneer notes (1... more

Early days at the mission San Juan Bautista,

Early days at the mission San Juan Bautista,

Isaac Mylar (b. 1847) and his family came overland to California in 1852. For three years his father prospected for gold at Shaw's Flat before settling in the town around the old mission of San Juan Bautista in... more

Early recollections of the mines, and a description of the great Tulare valley

Early recollections of the mines, and a description of the great Tular...

James H. Carson (d. 1853) wrote this volume, supposed to be the first book printed in Stockton, not long before his death. Early recollections of the mines (1852) first appeared as a supplement to the San Joaqu... more

California as it is & as it may be : or, A guide to the gold region

California as it is & as it may be : or, A guide to the gold region

Felix Paul Wierzbicki (1815-1860) left his native Poland after participating in the doomed revolution of 1830. He made his way to America where he received a medical degree and practiced in Providence, Rhode Is... more

Appreciation of loved ones who made life rich for many. My father, John Francis Cross; my mother, Sarah Jane Cross,

Appreciation of loved ones who made life rich for many. My father, Joh...

Lilian A. Cross was the daughter of carpenter John Francis Cross (1828-1910) and schoolteacher Sarah Meservey (1835-1928) who came from Maine to California in the 1850s. Appreciation of loved ones (1933) is Lil... more

Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er : memories recalled years later for her daughter Correnah Wilson Wright

Luzena Stanley Wilson, '49er : memories recalled years later for her d...

Luzena Wilson (b. ca. 1821) came to California from Missouri with her husband and two children in 1849. The family first settled in Sacramento, where they kept a hotel. After the Sacrameto flood of 1849, they m... more

The Gregson memoirs, containing Mrs. Eliza Gregson's "Memory" and the statement of James Gregson ..

The Gregson memoirs, containing Mrs. Eliza Gregson's "Memory" and the ...

Eliza Marshall Gregson (b. 1824), a millworker, and James Gregson (b. 1822), a blacksmith, were natives of England who married in Rhode Island in 1843 and almost immediately schemed to escape to the West. In 18... more

Recollections of California, 1846-1861

Recollections of California, 1846-1861

William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891) of Ohio won military fame as one of the greatest Union generals in the Civil War. His association with California began when he served as an aide to Generals Philip Kearny a... more

Memoirs of Elisha Oscar Crosby; reminiscences of California and Guatemala from 1849 to 1864,

Memoirs of Elisha Oscar Crosby; reminiscences of California and Guatem...

Elisha Oscar Crosby (1818-1895), a New York lawyer, fell victim to "California fever" and sailed for the West in December 1848. In California he had a distinguished legal and political career that led to a dipl... more

Alonzo Delano's California correspondence: being letters hitherto uncollected from the Ottawa (Illinois) Free trader and the New Orleans True delta, 1849-1952;

Alonzo Delano's California correspondence: being letters hitherto unco...

Born in Aurora, New York, Alonzo Delano (1806-1874) moved on to the Midwest as a teenager. July 1848 found him a consumptive Ottawa, Illinois, storekeeper, and he joined a local California Company. He remained ... more

Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Multi-use building complex. Section

Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Multi-use building compl...

Architectural drawing shows section of multi-use building complex including industrial space for printers and lithographers, offices, apartments, an elementary school, recreational facilities, and parking. Titl... more

Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Model

Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Model

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

California as I saw it; pencillings by the way of its gold and gold diggers, and incidents of travel by land and water. With five letters from the Isthmus

California as I saw it; pencillings by the way of its gold and gold di...

Dr. William S. McCollum (1807/1808-1882) was born in Pennsylvania and grew up in Niagara County, New York. He went to California in 1849, returned to New York the following year and then paid a second visit to ... more

Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Multi-use building complex. View of model

Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Multi-use building compl...

Photograph shows an overhead view of the architectural model for a multi-use building complex. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed on mat: G.A.C. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR... more

[Resort community, Stafford Harbor, Virginia (project). Aerial view. Rendering]

[Resort community, Stafford Harbor, Virginia (project). Aerial view. R...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

[Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Site plan]

[Graphic Arts Center (project), New York City. Site plan]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

Buffalo, New York waterfront development project. Housing. Rendering

Buffalo, New York waterfront development project. Housing. Rendering

Original architectural rendering showing proposed housing for the Buffalo, New York waterfront development project of the New York State Urban Development Corporation. Title devised by Library staff. Date from ... more

[Resort community, Stafford Harbor, Virginia (project). Hills, bird's-eye perspective]

[Resort community, Stafford Harbor, Virginia (project). Hills, bird's-...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Paul M. Rudolph archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126

[Resort community, Stafford Harbor, Virginia (project). Harbor, bird's-eye perspective]

[Resort community, Stafford Harbor, Virginia (project). Harbor, bird's...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of the Paul M. Rudolph archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126

California: a pleasure trip from Gotham to the Golden Gate, April, May, June, 1877

California: a pleasure trip from Gotham to the Golden Gate, April, May...

Miriam Squier (1836-1914), an actress turned journalist who eventually became a powerful figure in American publishing, married publisher Frank Leslie in 1874. In 1877, the couple traveled to California, and Mr... more

To and fro in southern California

To and fro in southern California

Emma Hildreth Adams of Cleveland, Ohio, visited Southern California in 1884 and 1886. To and fro in southern California (1887) is the book edition of Mrs. Adams's travel letters originally published in a Clevel... more

[Bond Centre (now Lippo Centre), Hong Kong, China. Early scheme with bridges. Elevation]

[Bond Centre (now Lippo Centre), Hong Kong, China. Early scheme with b...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

[Institution Hill, Singapore (project). Photo of model]

[Institution Hill, Singapore (project). Photo of model]

7-17-89. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

Sino Tower, Hong Kong, China (project). Section Paul M. Rudolph, Architectural Design Consultant

Sino Tower, Hong Kong, China (project). Section Paul M. Rudolph, Archi...

Architectural drawing shows Rudolph's proposal for the Sino Tower, Hong Kong, China, in section view. Title devised by Library staff. Date from Rudolph office project list. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archi... more

[Sino Tower, Hong Kong, China. Photograph of model]

[Sino Tower, Hong Kong, China. Photograph of model]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

[Gatot Subroto office condominiums, Jakarta, Indonesia (project). East elevation]

[Gatot Subroto office condominiums, Jakarta, Indonesia (project). East...

Office condominium proposal for Dharmala Group. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

[East Coast Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia. Master plan. Study, phase 1]

[East Coast Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia. Master plan. Study, phase 1...

P. Rudolph, Urban Design Consultant. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: The Paul Rudolph Archive. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2001:126.

Los Angeles, California as seen from STS-59

Los Angeles, California as seen from STS-59

STS059-227-050 (9-20 April 1994) --- A low altitude, and unusually clear air, provided perhaps the most detailed view of Los Angeles, California ever obtained during a shuttle flight. Orient with the bulk of th... more

Greenwood Common, Bounded by Greenwood Terrace, Rose Street, and Le Roy Avenue, Berkeley, Alameda County, CA

Greenwood Common, Bounded by Greenwood Terrace, Rose Street, and Le Ro...

A 2016 HALS HEROES PROJECT. The Northern California Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) generously funds a program administered by the Northern California Chapter of the Historic Amer... more

Westmont Neighborhood, Johnstown, Cambria County, PA

Westmont Neighborhood, Johnstown, Cambria County, PA

Written data includes photocopies of maps, advertisements & photographs. Survey number: HABS PA-5671 Building/structure dates: ca. 1891 Subsequent Work Building/structure dates: ca. 1901 Subsequent Work Buil... more

David A. Little House II, 1303-1305 Seventh Street, Altoona, Blair County, PA

David A. Little House II, 1303-1305 Seventh Street, Altoona, Blair Cou...

Survey number: HABS PA-5813 Building/structure dates: 1909 Initial Construction

Wallace Libbey Hardison House, Stable, 1226 Ojia Road, Santa Paula, Ventura County, CA

Wallace Libbey Hardison House, Stable, 1226 Ojia Road, Santa Paula, Ve...

2017 Leicester B. Holland Prize, First Place Significance: Wallace Libbey Hardison was the youngest of eight children, born in 1850 in Caribou, Maine. He followed his brother, James Henry, to work the oil field... more

Helmer-Savard House, South side, Gunnison Avenue, Saint Elmo (historical), Chaffee County, CO

Helmer-Savard House, South side, Gunnison Avenue, Saint Elmo (historic...

Significance: A log cabin of the mid-1880's in good exterior condition, but also with an interior that illustrates the daily residential life of the miner: original wall coverings, furnishings, and appliances h... more

Morris Canal, Hotel, Phillipsburg, Warren County, NJ

Morris Canal, Hotel, Phillipsburg, Warren County, NJ

Significance: This is a representative example of numerous structures built along the Morris Canal by private interests to service travelers making the trip between Phillipsburg and Jersey City. Although alter... more

Joseph Stouffer House II, 1301-1303 Eighth Street, Altoona, Blair County, PA

Joseph Stouffer House II, 1301-1303 Eighth Street, Altoona, Blair Coun...

Survey number: HABS PA-5800 Building/structure dates: 1882 Initial Construction

Phillip Kimmel House, 104-106 Fourteenth Street, Altoona, Blair County, PA

Phillip Kimmel House, 104-106 Fourteenth Street, Altoona, Blair County...

Survey number: HABS PA-5863 Building/structure dates: 1894- 1895 Initial Construction

Block 509, Bounded by Louisiana Avenue & Danneel, Delachase, & Saratoga Streets, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA

Block 509, Bounded by Louisiana Avenue & Danneel, Delachase, & Saratog...

Significance: Block 509 is located within the boundaries of the Uptown New Orleans Historic District, a 750 block area listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985 for its state architectural sign... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more

Block 509, Bounded by Louisiana Avenue & Danneel, Delachase, & Saratoga Streets, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA

Block 509, Bounded by Louisiana Avenue & Danneel, Delachase, & Saratog...

Significance: Block 509 is located within the boundaries of the Uptown New Orleans Historic District, a 750 block area listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985 for its state architectural sign... more

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place, McLean, Fairfax County, VA

The Commons of McLean, 1601-35 Anderson Road & 7500-36 Ambergate Place...

Significance: The garden apartment complex known as The Commons of McLean was constructed in five phases between 1965 and 1973 by the Westgate Corporation, in the rapidly developing area of Tysons Corner, Virgi... more