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State Archives of Florida
Close-up view showing Spanish Renaissance architecture at the Hotel Ponce de Leon in St. Augustine, Florida.
N2011- 7, Photographic collection, 1930s-1970s; Box 11
Built by Henry M. Flagler and opened in 1888. The hotel was closed in 1967 and sold to Flagler College. It was later added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1975, and then it became a U.S. National Historic Landmark on February 21, 2006.
Joseph Janney Steinmetz was a world-renowned commercial photographer whose images appeared in such publications as the Saturday Evening Post, Life, Look, Time, Holiday, Collier's, and Town & Country. His work has been referred to as "an American social history," which documented diverse scenes of American life from affluent northeasterners to middle-class Floridians. Steinmetz moved from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Sarasota, Florida in 1941.
Subject - Corporate
Chicago Manual of Style
Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Close-up view showing Spanish Renaissance architecture at the Hotel Ponce de Leon in St. Augustine, Florida. 1953. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/251417>, accessed 7 December 2023.
Steinmetz, Joseph Janney, 1905-1985. Close-up view showing Spanish Renaissance architecture at the Hotel Ponce de Leon in St. Augustine, Florida. 1953. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/251417>
AP Style Photo Citation
(State Archives of Florida/Steinmetz)