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Frances Benjamin Johnston photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 16666

Content Description

This collection contains the photographs of 20th century homes by Frances Benjamin Johnston that were printed for the University of Virginia under the terms of the Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South. These photographs were digitized and added to University's institutional collection in Artstor in the early 2000s. The photographs are arranged by location, and the materials in the boxes are order by location alphabetically.

Dates

  • undated, ca. 1900s

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is minimally processed and open for research

Extent

8 Cubic Feet (Eight cubic feet)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The contents are organized alphibetically by name. Box 1: Accomack and Albemarle Box 2: Albemarle, Alleghany, Amherst, Appomattox, Augusta, Bedford , Botetourt, Buckingham, Caroline, Charles City Box 3: Charles City, Charlotte (empty), Chesterfield, Clarke, Culpepper, Dinwiddie, Essex, Fairfax, Fluvanna Box 4: Fluvanna, Fredrick, Gloucester, Goochland, Hannover, Henrico, Isle of Wight, James City, King George Box 5: King George, Kind and Queen, King William, Lancaster, Loudon, Middleburg, Louisa, Matthews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, Montgomery, Nansemond, Nelson, New Kent Box 6: New Kent, Northampton, Northumberland, Pittsylvania, Powatan, Prince George, Princess Anne, Richmond Box 7: Richmond, Roanoke, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Surry, Warren, Warwick, Westmorland, York Box 8: Non Virginia and Miscellaneous Virginia, Campbell.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was a University transfer from Ann Burns to the Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia on July 14, 2021.
Title
Guide to the Frances Benjamin Johnston photographs
Status
Completed
Author
Rose Oliveira, Accessioning Archivist
Date
9 February 2022
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
P.O. Box 400110
University of Virginia
Charlottesville Virginia 22904-4110 United States