Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia

Title

Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia

Subject

Governor's Palace (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 20. Building 03.
Historic buildings - Virginia - Williamsburg
Public buildings - Virginia - Williamsburg
Lantern slides - Hand-colored - 1930-1940

Description

View looking through the front gate towards the entrance of the Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa early 1930s. Taken by contract photographer Frank Nivison to document progress on the reconstruction of the Palace complex, the slide shows the entrance gate soon after installation with its signature lion and unicorn figures atop the gate pillars. Elaborate wrought iron gates open onto a pathway leading up to the Palace's front faƧade,

Creator

Nivison, Frank

Publisher

A.D. Handy Co.

Is Part Of

Peter Hornbeck Lantern Slides Collection, AV-2000.9, Box 2

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

HLS-108

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Lantern Slide

Physical Dimensions

3.25 x 4 inches

Files

HLS-108.jpg

Citation

Nivison, Frank, “Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed July 22, 2019, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/1164.