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[“Gray Gardens,” Robert Carmer Hill house, Lily Pond Lane, East Hampton, New York. (LOC)

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

["Gray Gardens," Robert Carmer Hill house, Lily Pond Lane, East Hampton, New York. Northeast gate to garden] [ca. 1916]

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

Notes:
Site History. House Architecture: Joseph Greenleaf Thorp, 1897. Landscape: Anna Gilman (Mrs. Robert C.) Hill. Other: Robert C. Hill acquired the house and four acres and half in 1913; Edith Bouvier Beale owned this house, now known as "Grey Gardens, from the 1920s. Today: House extant and the garden restored.
Photographed when Frances Benjamin Johnston and Mattie Edwards Hewitt worked together.
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).

Subjects:
Gardens–New York (State)–East Hampton–1910-1920.
Flowers–New York (State)–East Hampton–1910-1920.
Gates–New York (State)–East Hampton–1910-1920.

Format: Lantern slides–Hand-colored–1910-1920.

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.16218

Call Number: LC-J717-X100- 9

Posted by The Library of Congress on 2012-05-18 13:51:51

Tagged: , Library of Congress , dc:identifier=http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.16218 , xmlns:dc=http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/ , flowers , Edith Bouvier Beale , Edie Beale , Grey Gardens

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