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[The Touchstone Garden, 118-120 East 30th Street, New York, New York. (LOC) | by The Library of Congress
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[The Touchstone Garden, 118-120 East 30th Street, New York, New York. (LOC)

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

 

[The Touchstone Garden, 118-120 East 30th Street, New York, New York. Pathway]

 

[1919 Summer]

 

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

 

Notes:

Site History. House architecture: George E. Fowler, architect for The Touchstone magazine. Landscape: Eloise Roorbach, garden editor of The Touchstone magazine. Hartmann-Sanders supplied the arbor. Other: This was the garden of the townhouse offices of The Touchstone magazine. Today: Houses, but not garden, extant.

On slide (handwritten): "T." Also, blue star sticker.

On slide (printed), obscured by blank label: "[...] York." (Slide manufactured by: T.H. McAllister-Keller Co., 176 Fulton St., New York)

Slide for lecturing on city and suburban gardens.

Title and date information provided by Sam Watters, 2011.

Forms part of: Garden and historic house lecture series in the Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

 

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.16658

 

Call Number: LC-J717-X107- 14

  

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Taken sometime in 1919