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[Frances Benjamin Johnston on a balcony of the State, War and Navy Building with a tripod-mounted camera, photographing an unidentified man] (LOC) | by The Library of Congress
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[Frances Benjamin Johnston on a balcony of the State, War and Navy Building with a tripod-mounted camera, photographing an unidentified man] (LOC)

[Frances Benjamin Johnston on a balcony of the State, War and Navy Building with a tripod-mounted camera, photographing an unidentified man]

 

[1888]

 

1 photographic print : cyanotype.

 

Notes:

Title devised by Library staff.

Photograph shows Johnston working at her camera preparing to take a picture. This proof print includes the shadow cast by the photographer capturing the scene.

Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

 

Subjects:

Johnston, Frances Benjamin,--1864-1952.

Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Office Building (Washington, D.C.)--1880-1890.

Photographers--Washington (D.C.)--1880-1890.

Photography--Washington (D.C.)--1880-1890.

Cameras--1880-1890.

Shadows--Washington (D.C.)--1880-1890.

 

Format: Cyanotypes--1880-1890.

 

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

 

Persistent URL: hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsc.04839

 

Call Number: LOT 11734-6 [item]

  

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Taken sometime in 1888