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Frances Benjamin Johnston photographs

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ViU-2022-0010

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. The contents of each box are as follows: 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.

Acquisition Type



Transferred by Ann Burns, Metadata Librarian for Research and Scholarship, 14 July 2021.

Restrictions Apply



  • Creation: ca. 1900s



8 Cubic Feet (Eight cubic feet)


8 cubic boxes of mounted photographs