Johnston, Frances Benjamin,, 1864-1952,, photographer.["Gray Gardens," Robert Carmer Hill house, Lily Pond Lane, East Hampton, New York. Plan] [ca. 1914]
1 photograph : glass lantern slide, b&w ; 3.25 x 4 in.
Site History. House: 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.
On slide (handwritten): "Hill."
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).
Published in Gardens for a Beautiful America / Sam Watters. New York: Acanthus Press, 2012. Plate 82.
Gardens–New York (State)–East Hampton–1910-1920.
Format: Lantern slides–1910-1920.
Landscape architecture drawings–Reproductions–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.16270
Call Number: LC-J717-X100- 61
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