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James Kennedy Moffitt house, 86 Sea View Avenue, Piedmont, California. (LOC) | by The Library of Congress
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James Kennedy Moffitt house, 86 Sea View Avenue, Piedmont, California. (LOC)

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

 

[James Kennedy Moffitt house, 86 Sea View Avenue, Piedmont, California. View from house to water terrace]

 

[1917 spring]

 

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

 

Notes:

Site History. House Architecture: Willis Jefferson Polk, built 1912. Landscape: Probably Willis Jefferson Polk. Associated Name: Pauline Fore (Mrs. James K.) Moffitt. Today: Only house extant.

Slide used with lecture "California Gardens" as no. 92.

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 157.

 

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.16034

 

Call Number: LC-J717-X97- 35

 

 

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