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“Arcady,” George Owen Knapp house, Sycamore Canyon Road, Montecito, California. (LOC)

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

["Arcady," George Owen Knapp house, Sycamore Canyon Road, Montecito, California. Roses along pathway]

[1917 spring]

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

Site History. House Architecture: Italianate mission style house by Ralph Radcliffe-Whitehead, built by Christopher Tornoe and expanded by E. Russell Ray in 1911 for George Owen Knapp. Landscape: Francis Townsend Underhill, lower garden, 1914; Carlton Monroe Winslow with Charles Gibbs Adams, upper garden, circa 1913; Charles R. Waugh, 1912-1928, estate superintendant; John Scott, head gardener. Associated Name: Louise Savage (Mrs. George O.) Knapp. Today: Garden subdivided.
Slide used with lecture "California Gardens" as no. 65.
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).

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

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

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):

Call Number: LC-J717-X97- 51

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