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[“Chatham,” Colonel Daniel Bradford Devore house, 120 Chatham Lane, Fredericksburg, Stafford County, Virginia. (LOC)

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Johnston, Frances Benjamin,, 1864-1952,, photographer.

["Chatham," Colonel Daniel Bradford Devore house, 120 Chatham Lane, Fredericksburg, Stafford County, Virginia. Service court] [1927]

1 photograph : glass lantern slide, hand-colored ; 3.25 x 4 in.

Notes:
Site History. House Architecture: Originally built by William Fitzhugh 1768-1771, restored, with changes, by Oliver H. Clark for Daniel Bradford Devore, from 1920. Landscape: Ellen Biddle Shipman, from 1922. David Hanlon, gardener. Associated Name: Helen Stewart (Mrs. Daniel B.) Devore. Today: House preserved as a National Park Service site, with garden under restoration.
Title, date, and subject information provided by Sam Watters, 2011.
Forms part of: Garden and historic house lecture series in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).
Published in Gardens for a Beautiful America / Sam Watters. New York: Acanthus Press, 2012. Plate 221.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.16205

Call Number: LC-J717-X99- 47

Posted by The Library of Congress on 2012-05-04 13:28:59

Tagged: , Library of Congress , dc:identifier=http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.16205 , xmlns:dc=http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/ , Falmouth , Virginia , VA , Chatham , historic houses , gardens , Stafford County

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