Dan's Hill Photodocumentary

These photographs of Dan's Hill, built in Pittsylvania County, Virginia (now within the city of Danville), are from the Historic American Buildings Survey, Library of Congress. The photographs were taken in 1934 by W. R. Crowe. Dan's Hill is listed on the Virginia Historical Register and the National Register of Historical Places.

From driveway

The front of the main house, as seen from the driveway (northeast) approach.

From gate

The front of the main house, as seen from the gate.

From river side

The main house as seen from its west-southwest, on the Dan River side.

Front portico

Portico on northeast side.

Cornice detail

Cornice detail.


Row of dependencies.

Entrance interior

Interior view of entrance door.

Central hall

Central hall on main floor.

Doorway between parlors

Doorway between parlors on the northwest end of the main floor.

West parlor

Parlor on the west corner of the main floor.

Staircase through doorway

Staircase as seen from west parlor.


Staircase and entrance to east chamber.

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