Volume one begins with the immigrant John Washington who settled in Westmoreland Co., Va., in 1657, married Anne Pope, and was the great-grandfather of President George Washington. George Washington was Fonville's Great Great Grand Uncle.
Fonville Winans’ "Cruise of the Pintail" contains more than one hundred black-and-white photographs spanning a period of nearly forty years and depicting ordinary citizens, and exotic locales that exemplify Louisiana’s cultural richness and diversity. Purchase this book here.
Proudly featuring an inventory of over 5,000 photographs spanning the history of photography from its origins to the present day, A Gallery for Fine Photography is one of the largest and most respected photography galleries in the United States.
Fonville was born here, the son of Lawrence Winans and Lady Ruth (Fonville) Winans (The first female graduate of the Academy). Lady Ruth's father, Colonel Fonville was one of the founders of the Academy. He was affectionately called "Bop" by Fonville.
Grand Isle Restaurant will take you back to the days when cold beer, 10 cent oysters and air conditioning were advertised on the windows. This New Orleans seafood restraurant is a showcase for Fonville's Photography.
Shane K. Bernard holds degrees in English and History from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and a doctorate in History from Texas A&M University. He is the author of several books on south Louisiana history and culture. Shane lives in New Iberia, Louisiana, a short distance from the celebrated Bayou Teche.
Lakeside Camera offers a wide range of creative services. Our state-of-the-art digital printing and photo finishing equipment and REAL archival photographic paper gives you the highest quality digital prints whether shot with a traditional camera using film or a digital camera using a memory card.
I (Bob Winans) met Susie many years ago when I made some of her first portfolio photographs. I know of no one who is more loyal and determined than this Lady! She is also the resident expert on Gov. Jimmy Davis. Susie worked for myself and Fonville for several years helping to organize Fonville's 25 yrs of Negatives.
River Roads Recipes is produced byThe Junior League of Baton Rouge, an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable