Pointer Place house, Ark, Gloucester County, Virginia (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1935

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

Pointer Place house, Ark, Gloucester County, Virginia


1 photographic print.

Building identified by Flickr Commons Project, 2014. Location from photographer's inventory.
Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-37.
Forms part of: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South (Library of Congress).

Clapboard siding.
United States--Virginia--Gloucester County--Ark.

Format: Photographic prints.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.23469

Call Number: LC-J7-VA- 1765


Owner: The Library of Congress
Source: Flickr Commons
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    The Library of Virginia

    • 28/May/2014 19:33:09

    A Works Progress Administration photo dated August 1931 in the Library of Virginia collections identifies this building as "Pointer Place" and gives the location as "Ark, Va., Route 17".

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    The Library of Congress

    • 30/May/2014 11:10:23

    Thank you so much! I was hopeful that some of the large houses in this album could be named, but admit that I wasn't so sure about the smaller buildings. The chimney and roof slope must have caught several photographers eyes. -- Helena (LOC)