New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Frances Benjamin Johnston House
From 1940 until 1952 it was the residence of Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864-1952), noted photographer of presidents, national leaders and southern architecture. She was called “the photographer of the American country.”
Erected 1985 by New Orleans Landmarks Commission.
Location. 29° 57.734′ N, 90° 3.731′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on Bourbon Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1132 Bourbon Street, New Orleans LA 70116, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gallier House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dominique Bouligny House (about 400 feet away); Maison Hospitalière (about 500 feet away); Erard-Espy House (about 500 feet away); Le – Carpentier/Beauregard House (about 600 feet away); Gauche House (about 600 feet away); Birthplace of Danny Barker (about 700 feet away); Archbishop Antoine Blanc Memorial (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New Orleans.
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