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Audubon Building: 1910
... Below the lower Pontalba Building, photographed by Frances Benjamin Johnston , well known by Shorpy-fans. Also home of .. the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/26/2021 - 9:23am -

Audubon Building: 1910

New Woman: 1896
        Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864-1952), best known on these pages as a prolific chronicler of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/16/2016 - 2:08pm -

New Woman: 1896

Five Sisters: 1850
... of the Arts Club of Washington, in handwriting of Frances Benjamin Johnston, identifies sitters (l-r): "Aunt Harriet Allen, Aunt Ladonia ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/01/2008 - 7:29pm -

Five Sisters: 1850

Home Place: 1938
... Place. Hahnville vicinity." 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Beautiful Home Place Home Place, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:04am -

Home Place: 1938

Stoddard's Upper Range: 1937
... used for cotton factor's offices and warehouses." Photo by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. +73 Below is the same view from ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:05am -

Stoddard's Upper Range: 1937

Le Petit Theatre: 1937
... Chartres and St. Peter streets." 8x10 acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. A Bourbon Street Retirement ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/14/2012 - 3:52pm -

Le Petit Theatre: 1937

Drish House: 1939
... house, later used as public school." 8x10 negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Death Lights in the Tower This ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/02/2013 - 5:50pm -

Drish House: 1939

Quiet Corner: 1933
... "Johnston's Mill house." 8x10 inch safety negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Planking Beaded-board used for ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:00am -

Quiet Corner: 1933

Street View: 1937
... just dropped by to say hi. 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. A new old favorite I've written ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 4:42pm -

Street View: 1937

The Rookery: 1938
... now occupied by Negroes." 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Whoa! I've been rooked! ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:03am -

The Rookery: 1938

Reverso: 1890
Circa 1890. "Frances Benjamin Johnston (right), full-length self-portrait dressed as a man with false ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/13/2011 - 12:07pm -

Reverso: 1890

12-Step: 1939
... West. Building dates from 1850s." 8x10 acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. As I found a while ago that first ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/31/2012 - 4:15pm -

12-Step: 1939

Passageway: 1944
... Plantation Country House, Washington vicinity." Photo by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Fresh Air Ahh, a breezeway. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:03am -

Passageway: 1944

Numerous Upgrades: 1936
... old wing, now used as kitchen." 8x10 acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Thank you, Rogue Architect Over ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 4:40pm -

Numerous Upgrades: 1936

Yamacraw Market: 1939
... Village Housing Projects." 8x10 acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. “Susuage” I love the lettering of the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:04am -

Yamacraw Market: 1939

The Quarters: 1937
... Street, "The Quarters." 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Musings What would have been in ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 4:40pm -

The Quarters: 1937

From the Outside Looking In: 1944
... Plantation Country House, Washington vicinity." Photo by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Keeping cool The breezeways, the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:03am -

From the Outside Looking In: 1944

Milledgeville: 1944
... of the writer Flannery O'Connor. 8x10 acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Milledgeville was also the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 4:41pm -

Milledgeville: 1944

Commerce and Main: 1928
... from Mrs. Devore of Chatham." Acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Head to toe and then some Really ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:00am -

Commerce and Main: 1928

Crossings: 1939
... Bridge, Railroad Street." 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Another winner! Thanks to Ben ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/04/2014 - 11:09pm -

Crossings: 1939

Bacon's Attic: 1936
... Bacon's Rebellion in 1676." 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Hello, hornets! I imagine Frances ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/07/2016 - 12:47am -

Bacon's Attic: 1936

The Goode Mansion: 1939
... by the Rev. Turner Saunders." 8x10 acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Veneer Jack Arches The jack ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 4:41pm -

The Goode Mansion: 1939

Wye Plantation: 1936
... Watch your step, and your head. Acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Wow! Love this photo -- the sun ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:01am -

Wye Plantation: 1936

Toulouse Street: 1937
... Watch out for the neighbors. 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Chimney I was afraid it would be ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/14/2012 - 3:39pm -

Toulouse Street: 1937

Woodlawn: 1938
... of schools in Louisiana." 8x10 inch negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Laundry day A couple of shirts ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 4:44pm -

Woodlawn: 1938

Incognito: 1890
Circa 1890. "Frances Benjamin Johnston, self-portrait, dressed as a man with false mustache." The Washington, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/13/2013 - 3:26pm -

Incognito: 1890

The Spring House: 1944
... Washington vicinity." 8x10 inch safety negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston for the Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/22/2012 - 4:41pm -

The Spring House: 1944

Creole Belle: 1938
... she draped it with a cloth . 8x10 acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Cardui Tablets While spending a ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/10/2014 - 7:27am -

Creole Belle: 1938

Tommies Place: 1937
... Savannah. Structure dates from ca. 1840." 8x10 negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. Smoking Window Can someone tell ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:02am -

Tommies Place: 1937

Willis and Crismond: 1928
... and Prince Edward Streets." 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size. The Emperor's new steps. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/30/2012 - 11:00am -

Willis and Crismond: 1928
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