A Monument and a Church, St. Augustine, Fl.

Glass plate negative by Walter J. Hussey, circa 1900. An unidentified monument in the Plaza at the Old Cathedral in St. Augustine, Florida. It is surrounded by trees, with a small palm tree in the foreground, and the top of the Cathedral visible in the background. A man in a suit and hat poses next to the monument and two people sit on a bench in the background.
The collection in the Photographic History Collection consists of over two hundred glass plate negatives made by Walter J. Hussey (1865-1959). These glass plate negatives consist of daily life in and around Mount Pleasant, Ohio, Mr. Hussey's friends and family, studio portraits, his trips to the Washington, D.C. area, and Florida.
Currently not on view
Object Name
glass plate negative
date made
ca 1900
Hussey, Walter J.
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
overall: 8 in x 5 in; 20.32 cm x 12.7 cm
place made
United States: Florida
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Walter J. Hussey Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center


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