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["Gray Gardens," Robert Carmer Hill house, Lily Pond Lane, East Hampton, New York. (LOC)

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

["Gray Gardens," Robert Carmer Hill house, Lily Pond Lane, East Hampton, New York. East gate to tool house]

[ca. 1914]

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

Site History. House Architecture: Joseph Greenleaf Thorp, 1897. Landscape: Anna Gilman (Mrs. Robert C.) Hill. Other: Robert C. Hill acquired the house and four acres and half in 1913; Edith Bouvier Beale owned this house, now known as "Grey Gardens, from the 1920s. Today: House extant and the garden restored.
On slide (handwritten): "H" and "Hill."
Photographed when Frances Benjamin Johnston and Mattie Edwards Hewitt worked together.
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).

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Format: Lantern slides–Hand-colored–1910-1920.

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-X100- 36

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