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[Photograph of the Stairs Leading to Bishop's Palace]

Description: Photograph of the stairs leading to the front door of Bishop's Palace in Galveston, Texas; this was the home of Walter Gresham, Sr. and his family. There are sculptures posted on either side of the stairs and the front door is positioned under a large archway with a balcony on the floor above it.
Date: unknown
Location Info:
Partner: Galveston Historical Foundation

[Photograph of the Main Staircase and Fireplace in Bishop's Palace]

Description: Photograph of the main staircase and the fireplace inside Bishop's Palace located in Galveston, Texas; this was the home of Walter Gresham, Sr. and his family. The fireplace in this picture is situated to the right of the base of the staircase and is very elegantly decorated. The staircase has a few flower pots positioned along the wall, and has a large mural mounted before the turn in the stairs as well as a stained glass window mounted above the railing.
Date: unknown
Partner: Galveston Historical Foundation

[Ginocchio Hotel Staircase]

Description: Photograph of a stairway that appears to be in the entryway of the Ginocchio Hotel in Marshall, Texas. The stairway has a decorative wooden banister and red carpeted stairs. The wall has wood along the bottom portion with a red patterned wall paper above, decorated with multiple portraits, hanging at intervals. A small table and chairs are set under the stairs. Handwritten text below the photo says, "The Ginocchio Hotel - rare curly pine accentuates the workmanship in staircase turnings."
Date: 1981~
Creator: Watson, Don
Location Info:
Partner: The Grace Museum

[Stairwell in Ginocchio Hotel]

Description: Photograph of looking down into the lobby of the Ginocchio Hogel, viewed from an upper landing in the stairwell. There is decorative woodwork on the banisters and around the stairway. In the lobby, several desks and tables are visible around the room. Handwritten text below the image says "The Ginocchio Hotel - staircase leading down into the lobby."
Date: 1981~
Creator: Watson, Don
Location Info:
Partner: The Grace Museum

Abilene State Hospital Men's Dormitory, Abilene, Texas: Roofing Plan

Description: Roofing plan for a men's dormitory building at Abilene State Hospital in Abilene, Texas. It includes a drawing of the roofing plan, and other drawings detailing the building's stairs. There is also a room and finish schedule, and a window schedule drawn on the right side of the sheet.
Date: May 5, 1931
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Sheppard Residence, Abilene, Texas: Second Floor Layout

Description: Floor plan for the second level of a home commissioned by Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Sheppard in Abilene, Texas. It includes a drawing of the layout of the floor with labels noting where each room is located. The drawings on the left side of the sheet contain details for the home's staircases.
Date: April 15, 1936
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Hamilton Hospital Additions, Olney, Texas: Fire Stairs and Cross Section

Description: Cross sectional plan for additions to the Hamilton Hospital in Olney, Texas. It includes a longitudinal section and a transverse section through the building as well as drawings detailing the fire stairs and and a view looking through the elevator shaft.
Date: November 29, 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Location Info:
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Hamilton Hospital Additions, Olney, Texas: Second Floor Framing Plan

Description: Second floor framing plan additions to the Hamilton Hospital in Olney, Texas. It includes a large drawing of the second floor framework with notations for the beams and other aspects of the framing. The drawings on the left side of the sheet detail the staircase details and the drawing on the top of the sheet detail specific sections of the framework.
Date: November 29, 1950
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Location Info:
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

State Epileptic Colony Alterations, Abilene, Texas: Floor Plan Alterations

Description: Architectural plan for alterations to buildings at the State Epileptic Colony in Abilene, Texas. It includes a current floor plan for both the basement and first floor, with the altered plans drawn underneath. Also included are drawings showing the elevation of the elevator as well as sectional drawings of the first and second levels.
Date: February 28, 1924
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Reagan County Courthouse: Staircase Details

Description: Architectural plan for the Reagan County Courthouse in Big Lake, Texas. This plan includes drawings detailing the building's stairs such as the spiral and regular staircases. The drawings on the right side of the sheet detail the staircase railing.
Date: May 15, 1926
Creator: David S. Castle Co.
Partner: Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.