367 Object Results


A carte-de-visite depicting Richard Morris Hunt. Portrait appears in an oval shape; Hunt has a long moustache and wears a coat and necktie. Carte was produced in Nice, France by F. Chardonnet (lo...

March 18 1895

Gold medal inside a brown leather box with purple silk interior lining. "MEDAL PRESENTED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES to Pleman Bezanson, First Mate of the British Schooner Gypsum Prince, ...

circa 1895

A photograph depicting workers outside the Newport Waterworks building on Marlborough Street. Many appear to be holding tools; signage at left reads "Office of the Newport Waterworks", "Holloway's ...

Calling card for Miss Blatchford. Written in pencil around her name "For Abby, with [MissBlatchford]'s love." The address "37 Catherine Street" is printed in bottom right corner.

circa 1895

Note from donor: A sample net sleeve of the style called "muskateer." Very popular in the gay 90s days.

Bonnet (hat)
circa 1895

Cotton sunbonnet. Fancy pink & white striped.

Bonnet (hat)
circa 1895

Cotton sunbonnet, fancy stripe in color.

Watercolor drawing: Lord and Burnham Co. Horticultural architects and builders, Irvington on Hudson, NY.

circa 1895

Cloak in purple broadcloth trimmed with balck broadcloth. Lined with white silk. "Worn at horseshow in Madison Square Garden in the gay nineties."

circa 1895

Childs white cotton dress open front dress with lace trim and a green silk ribbon that ties around the neck. Ruffles over the shoulder.

Small glass bottle, corked, paper label imprinted "Downing Brothers/Pharmacists/42 and 44 Broadway/Newport RI" in ink: "oil/lavender" contains some liquid.

Framed photograph of One Market Square, Newport, RI. The building is decorated with patriotic bunting and a large mural of a man calming a carriage horse is hung.

A matted photograph of The Breakers' southeastern facade during its construction. A hill is located at foreground; a pile of materials, possibly stone, can be seen near the house at center.

circa 1895

A transparency (printed on glass) of an Old Colony Railroad train. Transparency was made by George H. Chase at his farm in Portsmouth, RI. The train was travelling from Newport to Fall River. Slid...

A cabinet photograph of an unidentified woman, most likely a friend or relative of the Penelope Chase Bryan Family. Woman is wearing a striped dress with leg-of-mutton sleeves and ruffles around t...

A matted photograph depicting a group of men and women picnicking around a long table. Two American flags are visible at left. Mat is textured and has a border with embossed stars.

A photograph of John Elliott and Maud Howe Elliott in Rome. Photograph is located in an album with other related images. An accompanying note (written on an index card at a later date) reads: "John...

A photographic print of a group gathered on the rocks of the Cliff Walk. Two people are holding parasols, while two others are wearing hats. A wave can be seen crashing against the rocks at right.

A sepia tone print of a group of men and women eating outside near Gooseneck Cove and Green Bridge (off Ocean Avenue). The group is mainly seated on benches around two long tables with tablecloths....

A photograph of two women standing on the shore at Bailey's Beach. The woman to the right is wearing a bathing costume, while the other holds a parasol. The Richard Baker House (1870) and Lippitt...

A photograph of a large boat in Newport Harbor with its sails raised. A man rowing a rowboat is seen closest to foreground, while moored ships and ships at sail can be seen in the background. Fo...

A photograph depicting spectators watching a regatta in Newport. People are seen standing and sitting on rocks and grass, while sailboats and yachts pass by. The outline of Jamestown is visible i...

A photograph depicting the New York Yacht Club's Station 6, located on Newport Harbor. A New York Yacht Club burgee is seen flying fromt he side of the Station. Several moored boats can be seen i...

A carte-de-visite depicting Mrs. G.G. Merrill (nee Dresser).

A carte-de-visite depicting Helen S. Kingsland (Mrs. Newbold Morris). Helen wears a double-breasted coat with large leg-of-mutton sleeves. She also wears a hat, a fur stole, and a fur muff.

A photograph depicting the exterior of the Newport Casino (1879-1881), the King Block (1892-1893), and Bellevue Avenue. The Casino, closest to foreground, has several large gables, a detailed shin...

A black and white photograph depicting two men in a horse-drawn carriage. Another man stands behind the carriage near a round apparatus, possibly for fire fighting.

A sepia tone photograph of a groundskeeper rolling the lawn at the grass courts of the Newport Casino. At right, a portion of the Casino building can be seen, including a shingled gable and galleri...

A photograph of the Casino, built between 1879-1881 by the architectural firm of McKim, Mead, and White. Features of the Casino include a large central gable with lattice detail, a large central a...

A photograph depicting the southeastern end of Thames Street. All of the buildings in the photograph display bunting on their sides. Specific businesses include the Mercury Office, Newport Souven...

A photograph of Long Wharf in the late 19th century. The Brick Market can be seen at right; two American flags are flying near the building. Directly adjacent to the Brick Market is a sign which re...

A photograph of Rough Point, built in 1891 for Frederick W. Vanderbilt. The elevation shown faces the water, and is situated beyond a series of cliffs. Architectural features include a stone exteri...

A photograph of Bateman's Hotel, once located at Brenton Point, Newport, RI. Two facades of the hotel are seen. Architectural features include wooden shingles, a wrap-around veranda, dormered win...

A map of property owned by Hunt, Watts Sherman and Barger at Hemlock and Hawthorn. Compiled by William Lawton.

1895 – 1896

1895-1896 ledger with prescriptions from various doctors and druggists--mostly in Newport, but some located in Providence, New York City, Boston, and elsewhere--pasted onto each page. Some of the p...

A pencil drawing of Miss Caroline Minturn Hall, later Mrs. Caroline Hall Birckhead. Hall is wearing a dress with a high collar and large leg-of-mutton sleeves. Her face is seen in profile. Drawing ...

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