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[“Smallwood-Ward” house, 93 East Front Street, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina. (LOC)

 

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

 

[“Smallwood-Ward” house, 93 East Front Street, New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina. Entrance]

 

[ca. 1930]

 

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

 

Notes:

Site History. House Architecture: Two-story brick house, built circa 1812. Other: Also known as the “Eli Smallwood” house. Today: Extant and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

On slide (handwritten): “Smallwood. Ward. New Bern, NC.” and “Frances Benjamin Johnston.” Also, paper mask is a grid line.

Slide for lecturing on “Tales Old Houses Tell.”

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 240.

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