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Greenville (Del.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Greenville, Delaware house exteriors transparencies

Accession: 1991-231

Rare documentation of wooden 2-story house in Greenville, Delaware (New Castle County).

Dates: circa 1955

Kennett Turnpike properties map

Accession: 1401

The Kennett Turnpike (Delaware Route 52) was built between 1811 and 1814 intended to provide a connection between Wilmington, Delaware and nearby areas in southeastern Pennsylvania, where it would connect to other turnpike leading to western Pennsylvania. The scale map shows the road and properties east of it including Mary Belin du Pont's (1839-1913) and Rising Sun Lane. The map was done by W.S. [William Smith] Morison (1866-1905).

Dates: 1902 May 13