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Catalog Number 2009.15.2414
Title Hampton Creek
Object Type Negative, Glass-plate
Collection Cheyne Studio Collection
Description Image of Hampton Institute and Hampton Creek, probably taken from land at Cedar Point, or somewhere just south of Victoria Boulevard. Several sailboats are visible in the water. Prominent structures visible, from left to right, are Winona Hall, Virginia Hall, Monroe Memorial Chapel Clock Tower, Academic Hall, and Huntington Industrial Works. This image was copied by Cheyne from an earlier photograph, taken by Frances Benjamin Johnson ca. 1899.
Date c.1899
Photographer Johnston, Frances Benjamin
Studio Cheyne
Other number 0366.01
People Johnston, Frances Benjamin
Topics Hampton University/Institute/Normal School
Nautical activity
Place Names District07--Phoebus/HU
Waterway--Hampton River
Structure--Winona Hall
Structure--Virginia Hall
Structure--Marquand Memorial Chapel & Clock Tower
Structure--Academic Hall
Site--Hampton University
Site--Huntington Industrial Works
Structure--Science Hall
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Notes See original image in Library of Congress collection: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/collection/fbj/item/98502960
Media/Interactives
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