Gallery Frances Benjamin Johnston
Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864-1962) was an early photojournalist and a noted freelance photographer. Johnston's documentary work was exemplary and included...
About this Gallery
Photographs have the ability to transcend time, capturing greater historical context and detail that other sources may omit. The work of Frances B. Johnston, Abbie Rowe, Cecil Stoughton, and the numerous other White House photographers have created an invaluable archive for the American public. These photos shape our view of the past, and also allow us to reflect on our future and the history happening in the photos we take now.