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East Spring Street Historic District

The East Spring Street Historic District developed from the mid-ninteenth century to the early-twentieth century.  It was generally a middle- to upper-class neighborhood.  It was bounded on the west by the central business district and on the east by the Vincennes Street commercial corridor.  The upper-class 'Mansion Row' district lay to the south, and to the north was the working-class Oak Street district. Information on individual properties from Midtown walking tour brochure and from other research by Floyd County Historian Dave Barksdale, and from National Register of Historic Places nomination, prepared by Camille Fife.
Listings

Market Street Brewery
307 East 10th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: 1856/c.1925

The buildings at 307-315 East 10th Street are the vestiges of a large complex of buildings that once made up the Market Street Brewery. Several of the buildings were remodeled and converted into apartments in the 1920s.

Oscar O. Bader House
316 East 10th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

As early as 1886, there was a one-story duplex on this site. Around 1920 the house took on the bungalow style that we see today, either by the remodeling of the late 1800s structure or the construction of a completely new house.

Umbreit-Frakes House
317 East 10th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1894

This Queen Anne cottage was built in 1894 on part of the site of the former J. Gebhard & Company Brewery.

house
318 East 10th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1885

Duplex
417-419 East 10th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1910

Bofis-Capper-Fristoe House
418 East 10th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1900

This home was constructed c.1900 on the south portion of the Hegewald property at the corner of 10th and Elm, and was likely originally used as a rental.

Cline-Neafus House
313 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: 1880

Louis C. Stein House
315 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1885

This home was built around 1885 for investment purposes, on what was then known as John Street. The first owner-occupants were Louis and Matilda Stein.

house
317 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

house
318 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
319 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

house
320 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

duplex
322 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.1990

A gabled ell-style historic home stood on this lot prior to this modern duplex.

house
324 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: 1940

house
410 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1910

house
411 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1900

house
415 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1910

house
416 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

house
417 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1860

house
418 East 11th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: c.1865

apartment building
212-216 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.1970

house
312 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1870

house
314 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

house
316 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
320 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1850

house
322 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

house
324 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.2005

house
326 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1895

This house, which had been seriously 'remuddled,' underwent an extensive rehabilitation in 2014.

house
328 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1895

house
330 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

house
332 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.2010

house
414 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Colonial Revival
Year Built: c.1920

house
416 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1910

Mergell-Sillings House
418 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1918

This house was built for investment purposes around 1918, and the first residents were George and Anna Mergell.

Nicholas Losson Grocery building
420 East 13th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1890

house
214 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1900

house
308 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Arts and Crafts
Year Built: c.1910

house
310 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1895

house
312 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1900

Hauss-Gill House
313 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: 1912

This 1912 bungalow - rehabilitated as part of the 'Midtown Renaissance' project - was constructed as an investment property for Dr. Augustus Hauss, who lived around the corner at 1319 East Market.

Hauss-Johnson House
315 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1890

Like 313 East 14th, this house was originally owned by Dr. Augustus Hauss and likely used for investment purposes.

house
316 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1935

house
319 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1870

house
323 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
325 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
327 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

Helen W. Miller House
329 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1906

This shotgun was built circa 1906, and was home to stenographer/bookkeeper Helen Miller from 1929 through the late 1940s.

house
331 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
333 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

Frank and Anna Boyd House
335 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1898

D. Frank Boyd purchased this lot in September 1897 for $440 and had the house built by the time the 1899 New Albany City Directory was published.

house
337 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1900

house
339 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

house
341 East 14th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1875

house
317 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
319 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
321 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
323 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
325 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

Paulsen-Quebbeman House
335 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: 1883

This house was built in 1883 for Albert Paulson, who worked as a smoother at the American Plate Glass Company. It was later owned by the Quebbeman family for almost 60 years. The house was demolished in December 2016.

house
337 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1880

house
341 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

Rahner-Pfeifer House
343 East 15th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1885

Engineer Henry W. Rahner had purchased this property by 1884, and had his house built shortly thereafter.

VFW Post 3281
232 East 5th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Neoclassical
Year Built: c.1900

This brick building was constructed circa 1900 by the Ohio Valley Telephone Company, and used as the telephone exchange building.

house
414 East 5th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
418 East 5th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1910

house
422 East 5th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1910

Melchoir Orth Saloon & Grocery
432 East 5th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1880

Since its construction sometime around 1880, this building has been shortened from three stories to two, and housed businesses ranging from a saloon to a radio station. In its early history, it also reputedly housed a brothel.

house
416 East 6th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

house
426 East 6th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1900

house
428 East 6th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1900

house
312 East 7th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: composite
Year Built: c.1900

house
407 East 7th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1910

house
409 East 7th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

house
411 East 7th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1870

house
415 East 7th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1870

house
417 East 7th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1870

St. Marys School
420 East 8th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: modern
Year Built: 1949

Although this modern building was constructed seventy years later, St. Mary's has used this site for an educational facility since 1879, when a boys' school was built here. The school closed at the end of the 2013 school year.

Baylor-Davis House
306 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1908

This house, along with its neighbors at 308 and 310, was constructed c.1908 for John and Fannie Baylor for investment purposes. The Baylor family owned the house until 1941, when it was sold to Raymond Davis, who had his real estate office here.

Baylor-Neely House
308 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1907

Like the homes flanking it, this house was constructed for John and Fannie Neely for investment purposes. 

Baylor-Stephens House
310 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1908

310, 308 and 306 East Ninth were all constructed around 1908 for investment purposes for John and Fannie Baylor.

house
312 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1880

house
314 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1870

This unusual brick shotgun house was constructed c.1870 and displays elements of the Greek Revival style.

Charles M. Zink House
317 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Year Built: 1903
Year Renovated: 2003

This lot was purchased in July 1903 by Mr. Zink for $1,460 and he and his wife Cora had their Queen Anne style home built immediately.

Harry E. Borgerding House
319 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1904

Ada H. Peters had this house built shortly after the purchase of the lot in August 1904. The home was rented to the Harry E. Borgerding family through July 1909.

Morris and Margaret Laub House
321 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Free Classic
Year Built: 1904

This lot was purchased in December 1903 by wallpaper businessman William Conner for $1800. Mr. Conner had his Free Classic-style home built immediately.

George and Anna Kraft House
323 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1903

Anna Kistner was the first to purchase one of the vacant lots on the west side of East Ninth Street, in April 1902, and had her Queen Anne-style home built soon after.

house
412-414 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: c.1865
Year Renovated: c.1920

house
416 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

Armstrong House
417 East 9th Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Gothic Revival
Year Built: 1867

One of New Albany's best examples of the Gothic Revival style, this home was built in 1867 for Thomas Armstrong. It remained in the Armstrong family well into the twentieth century.

house
512 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
514 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
516 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
518 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
520 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1910

house
602 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
608 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1910

house
610 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1870

Tribbey-Miller-Widman House
612 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1872

house
614 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1900

house
620 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1870/c.1920

St. Mary's Convent
720 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1945

house
818 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1880

Simon Haskell House
822 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Free Classic
Year Built: c.1904

John and Catherine Vernia House
912 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: 1908

This stately and well-preserved American Foursquare was home to the Vernia family for more than 75 years.

Galbraith-Dishman House
916 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: 1865

Constructed in 1865 by William Galbraith, this home was reportedly originally located on Lower Second Street, between Main Street and the Ohio River. In 1876, the house was moved to its current location.

Lewis Thom House
918 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1903

Arthur F. Hegewald House
1002 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Free Classic
Year Built: 1901

The Hegewald family owned and occupied this prominent, corner home for almost ninety years.

Klosse -Leist House
1006 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: 1906

This American Foursquare-style home with Classic details was constructed in 1906 for Henry Klosse, the business manager for a publishing company. It was later home to the Leist family for almost five decades.

Neat-Hoffer House
1010 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: 1885

Built in 1885, this gabled-ell cottage was first owned by Addis and Sophia Neat, and later was in the Hoffer family for four decades.

Wells-Holmes House
1102 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: 1925

Completed in early 1926, this was home to the Wells family until 1944. A later owner, Julia Holmes, was a composer who published several popular songs during the World War I era.

Murray-Gohmann House
1106 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

This shotgun house was built sometime between 1885 and 1890, and was originally used as a rental. The Murray family lived here for more than fifty years.

house
1108 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

house
1110 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1910

Vernia-Smith House
1116 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1900

One of the earliest residents of this c.1900 house was Louis Vernia, an agent for the Southern Railway who lived here from 1907-1914.

Wells-Hawes House
1118 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1885

This home was built c.1885 in a restrained Queen Anne style. The Hawes family were the first long-term residents of the house, living here from 1926 until 1971.

John P. Maguire House
1120 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

Constructed circa 1890, this shotgun-style home was used as a rental through its early years. It was then home to the Maguire family from 1909 until the late 1950s.

Newbanks-Ginther House
1122 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

It appears that this home was built for investment purposes for New Albany businessman George E. Newbanks and his wife Anna around 1890. It remained a rental for approximately 30 years before being purchased by its first owner-occupants.

duplex
1124-1126 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
1206 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1915

house
1208 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1900

Edward A. Riely House
1214 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1898

house
1216 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

Smart-Elbert House
1218 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1880

This Queen Anne cottage was constructed in 1880 and used as a rental for much of its early history. The Elbert family purchased the home in 1945 and lived here for almost thirty years.

Lynd-Wentzell-Mullineaux House
1220 East Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Arts and Crafts
Year Built: 1895

This home was built in 1895 by prominent New Albany contractor Stephen Day, on the site of an earlier home. The first owners, the Lynd family, lived here for a short time and then rented the property. One of the tenants was Charles Prosser, known as the 'Father of Vocational Education' in America.

house
505 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Arts and Crafts
Year Built: c.1920

Joseph S. Morgan House
509 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1925

This bungalow was constructed circa 1925, replacing an older house on the site.

house
511 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1925

house
515 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1920

house
517 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

Wiley-Mayes House
518 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1860

Built circa 1860, the Wiley-Mayes House was originally located at 510 East Market Street, and was moved to its current site around the turn of the 20th century.

Crawford-Woodward House
522 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1857

This home was constructed circa 1857, likely by prominent builder John B. Crawford, and was updated with Italianate embellishments in the later part of the 19th century.

house
524 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

house
601 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1885

Thomas and May Crawford House
602 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1917

This American Foursquare was constructed around 1917 for Thomas Crawford and his family. Mr. Crawford was a director of two local banks, and also helped lead both the city and the state's Centennial celebrations.   

house
604 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1910

house
609 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1880

LaFaivre House
610 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1900

One of Floyd County's most illustrious sons - Supreme Court Justice Sherman Minton - lived in this house in the early 1920s and the early 1940s. His wife was cousin to the LaFaivre sisters, who owned the house and ran a dress shop here.

house
611 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1895
Year Renovated: c.1920

house
612 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
613-615 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

Ora Cheap Duplex
617-619 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: 1946

This duplex was constructed in 1946, replacing two older structures.

Holy Trinity School
618 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: 1883

Holy Trinity Church established a school in 1837, and this edifice was constructed in 1883.

house
621 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

Holy Trinity Convent
624 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: 1938

The building at 624 East Market served as the convent for Holy Trinity Church. Constructed in 1938, it replaced the original convent that had stood on the site. 

house
703-705 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

house
709 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

house
711 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

Ida Lister House
713 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1905

This site was home to a one-story double house prior to the construction of this two-story double, sometime around 1905.

house
717 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

Henrietta Slovensky House
719 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1902

Henrietta Borgerding Slovensky had this house built circa 1902, shortly after the tragic death of her husband.

house
801 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1885

John Conner House
805 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Federal
Year Built: c.1845

Attributed to architect and master builder Isaac P. Smith, this home was built c.1845 for clothing merchant John Conner.

Brooks-Bradley House
815 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1855

in 1854-55, James Brooks, Esq. purchased the entire half-block of real estate bounded by the alley, Spring, East Ninth, and Market streets for $5000, and had his magnificent home built soon after.

house
905 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890/c.1940

house
907 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1900/c.1950

John Antwein House
911 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Federal
Year Built: 1850

This Federal-style structure has had a number of uses since its construction in 1850, including stints as a boarding house, a saloon, a salon, and possibly a bordello. It currently is used as apartments.

house
913 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1925

Built circa 1925, this Tudor Revival-inspired home features a steeply-pitched, front-gabled roof. This style is not common in the East Spring Street district, and the house is also unusual in that the front chimney includes a window.

house
1001 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1880

house
1003 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1885

Dowd-McBarron House
1007 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1885

This shotgun house is believed to have been constructed around 1885. It was home to various members and generations of the McBarron family from 1905 until 1946.

house
1009 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

house
1011 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.2000

house
1013 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

house
1017 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

house
1019 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

Edward and Mary Hackett House
1102 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: 1910

This Amercian Foursquare-style home was constructed in 1910 for Edward and Mary Hackett.

McCulloch-Schmitt House
1104 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1898

This home was constructed c.1898 in the Queen Anne style. The first owner was Edward McCulloch, an attorney and manager/editor of the New Albany Tribune. It later was home to the founder of Schmitt Furniture.  

David C. Collins House
1108 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: 1922

Both 1108 and 1110 East Market were built in 1922 by New Albany contractor David C. Collins, on the site of a former double house. Mr. Collins lived here until about 1930.

William and Marie Schwaninger House
1110 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: 1922

William and Marie Schwaninger purchased this new home in February 1922. Like the home to the west at 1108 East Market, it was built by David Collins, and the homes share many stylistic similarities.

Morrison-Briggs House
1118 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1855

This home was constructed c.1855 and first occupied by state Senator James Morrison and his wife, Rachel. The second owners, John and Mary Briggs, completed a substantial expansion of the house, and the Briggs family retained ownership until 1938.

First Church of Christ, Scientist
1202 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1965

The first Christian Science service was held in New Albany in November 1902. The congregation has been at 12th and Market since 1917.

house
1212-1214 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: American Foursquare
Year Built: c.1920

Kesler-Boardman House
1216 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate

Built in 1880 for the Kesler family, this home was purchased three years later by Richard and Emma Boardman, and remained in the Boardman family for almost forty years.

Engine House No. 1
1219 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Art Deco
Year Built: 1945

This was built in a modern design in 1945 to house Engine No. 1. It replaced an 1874 station that also served as a police substation and community center.

Richard Boardman House
1220 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1880

Built as a twin to 1216, this was home to former Major League pitcher and New Albany native Jouett Meekin in the 1930s and early 1940s.

Frank Petery Grocery building
1301 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1875

house
1305 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

James A. Trueman Drugstore
1307 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1885

house
1311 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1910

Mary Parsons House
1312 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1895

It appears that this shotgun house was built for investment purposes around 1895. The first tenant of the home was Mary Parsons, widow of Mason.

house
1314 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

Dr. Bernhard Beust Office, Drugstore & Residence
1315 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: 1867

house
1316 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1870

James M. Seabrook House
1318 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: 1882

From 1890 through 1945 this was home to James Seabrook and his family. Mr. Seabrook's grandfather, Daniel, was one of the earliest settlers of New Albany, arriving here in 1813 shortly after the town was founded.

Dr. Augustus P. Hauss House
1319 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1860

Little is known about the early history of this Italianate-style home, which was constructed c.1860 and owned by the Hauss family from the mid-1880s until 1946.

Ashabranner-Wright House
1320 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: 1923

Constructed in 1923, this bungalow served as home and office to Dr. James H. Ashabranner, a physician and published short-story author.

house
1321 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1900

house
1401 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

Ella and John Goetz House
1402 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1897

The first owner of this Queen Anne-style home was Ella Briscoe, a widow who remarried and resided here with her new husband until 1909.

John and Ida Elliott House
1404 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1910

Constructed along with its neighbor at 1406 for investment purposes, this Queen Anne cottage was home to John and Ida Elliott from 1919 until the early 1950s.

Stephen Scharf Queensware building
1405 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1910

William and Maude Bauer House
1406 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1910

Built along with 1404 East Market as an investment, this house shares many of the same architectural features as its neighbor.

house
1407 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1870

house
1409 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: composite
Year Built: c.1910

house
1410 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1900

house
1413 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: composite
Year Built: c.1900

George and Mary Borgerding House
1414 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1889

This home was constructed in 1889 for George and Mary Borgerding, and remained in the Borgerding family for 75 years.

house
1417 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Arts and Crafts
Year Built: c.1910

Trinkle Motor Sales building
1419 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Arts and Crafts
Year Built: 1929

Jacob Zinsmeister House
1420 East Market Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: 1889

Sometimes referred to as the "Little Culbertson Mansion" because it shares the same Second Empire style, this home was built twenty years later and is magnificent in its own right.

office building
510 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Art Deco
Year Built: c.1935

This Art Deco-style office building was built circa 1935 on the site of the magnificent Sevringhaus house.

Frisch's Building
517 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: modern
Year Built: 1962

This popular restaurant and hang-out was built in 1962 on the former site of the People's College, the city's high school from 1903-1928. Demolished 2015.

Dr. Parvin M. Davis Building
601 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Art Deco
Year Built: 1938

Replacing an earlier structure, this building was constructed as a physician's office for Dr. Parvin Davis in 1938.

commercial building
602 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1960

commercial building
604 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.1970

apartment building
606 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.2003

commercial building
610 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.1970

Fawcett-Conner-Clapp House
611 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: 1864

Elwood Fawcett, a bookkeeper, purchased this property in 1864 and is believed to have had this home constructed soon after.

Mitchell-Wolf House
613 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: 1847

James Mitchell, a New Albany bricklayer, purchased the west half of this lot in 1837 and the remainder in 1846. It is believed that the house was constructed in 1847, with Mr. Mitchell doing the brickwork.

Frederick Wunderlich House
619 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun

This two story shotgun was home to the Wunderlich family from 1880 through the mid-1930s. Mr. Wunderlich ran a wholesale whisky business, and also manufactured 'Wunderlich's Aromatique Stomach Bitters.'

commercial building
623 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1885

commercial building
624 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1870/c.1970

St. Edward Hospital
705 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: 1901-02

St. Edward Hospital operated from 1902 until 1961, and was New Albany's main hospital prior to the opening of Floyd Memorial in 1953. After its closure, the front portion of the building was demolished. Today, it still serves the community, as apartments.

Kraft Funeral Home
708 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Neoclassical
Year Built: c.1870/c.1935

George Kraft began his cabinet and chair-making business in 1856 on East Main Street, and shortly thereafter added funeral services.

St. Mary of the Annunciation Roman Catholic Church
719 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Romanesque Revival
Year Built: 1858

One of New Albany's most distinctive structures, St. Mary of the Annunciation was constructed in 1858 for New Albany's German-speaking Catholic population. The building exterior has evolved through the years, including the 1902 addition of a false stone finish over the original red brick exterior.

house
811 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

First Baptist Church
813 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Romanesque Revival
Year Built: 1853

This Romaneque Revival structure with its distinctive sandstone exterior was originally constructed as the Third Presbyterian Church, but was purchased by the First Baptist Church in 1920.

commercial building
901 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

Guest-Fawcett House
904 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1870

Louisa and James Guest purchased this lot in November 1866; however, the home was not built until about four years later, after the death of Mr. Guest. Louisa - the daughter of the surveyor who laid out New Albany - resided here until 1882.

John Meyer House
907 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Free Classic
Year Built: 1913

This bungalow with Free Classic details was constructed 1912-13 for John and Minnie Meyer.  

house
908 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Colonial Revival
Year Built: c.1920

house
912 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1880

Like its neighbor to the east at 916 E. Spring, this late-19th century home has been altered extensively.

house
916 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

This home has been extensively altered through the years, but the original front entryway remains to hint at its past glory.  

house
919 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Colonial Revival
Year Built: c.1930

Martin & Fannie Herter House
920 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1925

The first listing for this address in the City Directory - with the Herter family living here - is in 1925.

Rowe-Garner House
922 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1908

This bungalow was originally owned by William Rowe, treasurer of the Rowe-Fawcett wholesale grocery company.

commercial building
1000 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: modern
Year Built: 1956

Frank Zinsmeister House
1001 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Colonial Revival
Year Built: 1912

Frank Zinsmeister and his wife, Emma, purchased this property in 1911 for $4100. They immediately had the older structure that stood here removed, and had this Colonial Revival style home constructed.

Judge George A. Bicknell, Jr. House
1006 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: c.1855

This Greek Revival-style home was likely built by notable New Albany architect and master builder Isaac Smith. The design is very similar to many of his documented New Albany structures.

Parker-Dupaquier House
1009 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1885

This upright-and-wing house was built c.1885, although the Parker family had purchased the lot about eighteen years prior. It was owned by the Dupaquier family from 1897 through 1941.

Bicknell-Wilcox House
1010 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: c.1858

George A. Bicknell, father to Judge George Bicknell, Jr., took up residency next to his son in the late 1850s.

Charles and Evelyn Fitch House
1011 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1865

This home may date to the close of the Civil War. The Fitch family owned a home here from 1866 until 1920; soon after, it was either replaced with a new house on the same footprint, or remodeled extensively to its current appearance.

house
1013 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1885

Cline-Atkins House
1014 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1885

This home is believed to have been built circa 1885, but may date to the early 1870s. One-time Floyd County Treasurer Amos Atkins owned the home, and it later served as the home and office for Dr. Mary McKamy.

house
1015 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: c.1860

house
1017 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1890

Trinity M.E. Church Parsonage
1100 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1901

This home was constructed in 1901 as the parsonage for Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, located two blocks east.

Joseph Fougerousse Grocery Building
1101 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1890

duplex
1104 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.1985

Katherine & Anna Guthrie House
1105 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: 1933

Built on the site of an earlier structure, this bungalow was constructed in 1933 for sisters Katherine and Anna Guthrie.

James & Mina Forman House
1109 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Colonial Revival
Year Built: c.1925

James and Mina Forman had this house constructed around 1925, on the former site of the Merrill Weir mansion.

house
1110 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1910

house
1112 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1910

house
1116 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

DuPaquier-Schwartzel House
1117 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1910

Emile DuPaquier, general agent for the Equitable Life Insurance Co., had this house built in 1910.

house
1118 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1925

Rutherford-Huff House
1119 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1905

This Queen Anne-style home was constructed in 1905 for Dr. Robert Rutherford and his family.

house
1120 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1900

Mann-Baxter House
1201 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Greek Revival
Year Built: c.1860

Walter Mann, Esq. and his wife, Ann, purchased this lot from Scott Moore and his wife in December 1854. The Manns were still living on East Main Street as late as 1860, but by the time the New Albany City Directory of 1863 was printed, their new house on East Spring Street had been constructed and they were residing here.

house
1202 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1880

Conner-Cannon House
1203 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1901

After selling his home at 611 East Spring Street, James Wesley Conner, Jr. had this Queen Anne-style house built in 1901 and remained in it for twenty years.

house
1204 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1900

house
1206 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

Erhart-Schefold House
1207 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Gothic Revival
Year Built: c.1865

George Erhart and his wife purchased this lot on April 12, 1865, and had this home - displaying elements of both the Gothic Revival and Italianate styles - built a short time later. The first listing for the Erhart family residing at this location was in the 1868 City Directory.

house
1208 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1880

house
1210 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1880

Commercial Building
1212 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c. 1970

This commercial structure was built circa 1970 on the former site of Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church.

Judge Alexander Dowling House
1217 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: 1870

Alexander Dowling, Esq. had this house built in 1870. The builders of the structure were likely William and James Banes, who were responsible for erecting many of New Albany's finest residences of the period.

Muir Manor
1302 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c. 2000

Several historic buildings once stood on the site of this large, modern apartment building.

Central Christian Church
1315 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Romanesque Revival
Year Built: 1908
Year Renovated: 2012-13

The congregation of Central Christian Church dedicated this building in 1908, moving here from a frame church in the 400 block of East Spring Street. The building combines elements of the Romanesque Revival and Gothic Revival styles.

house
1318 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1915

house
1320 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1900

Charles W. Inman House
1322 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1902

This house was constructed for Charles W. Inman around 1902. Mr. Inman was president of Col. E. V. Knight's New Albany Veneering Company.

commercial building
1403 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: modern
Year Built: c.1950

Talbott-Inman House
1404 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: 1889

The Pastor of nearby Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, Reverend Henry J. Talbott, bought this home soon after its construction in 1889. It was later home to the Charles Inman family, who then built and moved to the Queen Anne house next door.   

house
1406 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

house
1410 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: c.1920

Drs. Wolfe-Briscoe Home and Office
1413 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Bungalow
Year Built: 1922

Dr. Frank Wolfe had this house/office combination constructed in 1922 on the site of an earlier structure.

Bruno Knoefel Residence & Drug Store
1417-1419 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: 1892

This Queen Anne-style commercial building, constructed in 1892 as a combined residence and drug store, features intricate brickwork and other distinctive architectural embellishments.

commercial building
1418 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c.1980

Max Beust Drugstore building
1423 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1875

Michael Thornton Grocery building
1502 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gable-front
Year Built: c.1890

house
1504 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1895

Harmeling-Newhouse House
1505 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Folk Victorian
Year Built: 1889

Fredericka Harmeling, widow of Henry, purchased this lot for $800 in 1889 and had this Folk Victorian style home built shortly thereafter.

Foreman-Black House
1509 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Queen Anne
Year Built: c.1880

Constructed circa 1880, this Queen Anne cottage was purchased in 1900 by the Kammerer family for $1800. It later became home to newlyweds James and Minnie Foreman.

Phelps-Day-Shrader House
1515 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1885

Little is known about the earliest years of this c.1885 home, but by 1901, Cavalla W. Phelps, a travel agent with the New Albany Hosiery Mills was living here.

J. Marshall English House
1517 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1890

J. Marshall and Odessa English began renting this house in the early 1930s, and purchased it 1937. Mr. English was manager of the Western & Southern Life Insurance Company.

Brown-McCulloch House
1605 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: 1875
Year Renovated: 2006/2013

This home was constructed about 1875 for glass cutter George Beckley and his family. The McCulloch family owned the house from 1911-1955, and the distinctive porch was likely added during this period.

East Spring Street School
1613 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Art Deco
Year Built: 1939

This Art Deco building housed a public elementary school from 1939-1991; however, a school has been located on this site since shortly after the Civil War.

Calumet Club
1614 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Arts and Crafts
Year Built: 1920

The Calumet Club was founded in 1911 and was once one of New Albany's premiere sports and social clubs. This Arts and Crafts building was constructed as the group's home in 1920.

Hannan Bros. Grocery building
1638 East Spring Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: Italianate
Year Built: c.1875

house
1401 Grant Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
1402 Grant Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1885

house
1403 Grant Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1900

house
1405 Grant Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Year Built: c.1880

house
1409 Grant Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: shotgun
Year Built: c.1880

George W. Peevy House
1411 Grant Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: vernacular
Year Built: c.1880

This home was built c.1880 and initially used as a rental. The Peevy family was the first owner-occupants, residing here between 1915 and 1937.

House
1414 Grant Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: gabled ell
Year Built: c.1900

Rally's Hamburgers
401 Vincennes Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Category: contemporary
Year Built: c 1990

This site at the northwest corner of Spring and Vincennes Street was once home to the Feiock Building, a large commercial building constructed in 1886.





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