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The First House Constructed by Guido DeAscanis in 1932

 
 
The First House Constructed by Guido DeAscanis in 1932 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, May 31, 2021
1. The First House Constructed by Guido DeAscanis in 1932 Marker
Inscription.  The first house constructed by Guido DeAscanis in 1932. Guido was born in San Omero, Italy in 1900 and arrived in America on July 4, 1920. He founded Guido DeAscanis & Sons, Inc. in 1933. They went on to build many homes and buildings to enhance the architectural integrity of the City of New Castle.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is July 4, 1920.
 
Location. 39° 39.813′ N, 75° 34.257′ W. Marker is in New Castle, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Delaware Street (Delaware Route 273) just west of West 9th Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 904 Delaware St, New Castle DE 19720, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Castle United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); The River Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); Booker T. Washington School No. 109C (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Dyke House (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Green or Market Plaine
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By Devry Becker Jones, May 31, 2021
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(approx. 0.4 miles away); The Old Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); Delaware's Independence Hall (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Castle.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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