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.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. 29° 57.734′ N, 90° 3.731′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on Bourbon Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1132 Bourbon Street, New Orleans LA 70116, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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 HouseGauche House (about 600 feet away); Birthplace of Danny Barker (about 700 feet away); Archbishop Antoine Blanc Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
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