331 Object Results

Decade: Year:
93.10
Streetlamp
before 1880

Upper frame only from street lamp. Glass missing; no pole or ladder support. This lamp was probably from a street corner, as it has a slot on each side for a street name plate.

01.789
Fragment
November 6 1880

Piece of steamer "Rhode Island", wrecked on Bonnet Pt., RI, on the morning of Nov. 6, 1880. Light colored wood with carving on top.

P1892
Lithograph
August 28 1880

Lithograph published in Harper's Weekly on August 28, 1880, showing the Newport Casino, as drawn by C. Graham. The scene depicted shows a number of horse drawn carriages with drivers, carrying pass...

P8979
Carte-de-visite
August 10 1880

A carte-de-visite depicting William Paul Morris as a young boy; he is seen wearing a coat and a small bow tie. Image has tinting at cheeks and lines drawn for hair.

2004.16.1
diploma
July 8 1880

Diploma of Jeanette Hawes Swasey, Rogers High School Class of 1880. Diploma reads: "This is to certify that Jeanette Hawes Swasey/has honorably completed the prescribed studies/of the Classical cou...


Photographic print of Washington Square, taken looking west towards the Brick Market. The image shows the cobblestone streets that run along Washington Square park, which predates the erection of t...


Undated photographic print Bridge Street, captured from Washington Street. The image shows a number of residential properties, and a store front with a sign for a "sample room."


Photograph of the Swinburne House on Ann Street. The house has a gambrel roof and wooden shutters on the windows. A horse drawn carriage stored adjacent to it. 


Copy photograph of Easton's Beach, showing groups of men and women strolling on the sands. Several horse drawn carriages can be seen in the background. Original photograph was likely captured circa...


Photographic print of a parade in Washington Square. Several formations of men in uniform are advancing down the street, one carrying the American flag, followed by a formation of men in white bere...


Photograph shows a view of Washington Square, with the Colony House visible in the background. The Parade is paved with cobblestones, and a number of horse drawn carts are visible in along the edge...

FIC.2019.059
Map
circa 1880

This map shows the city of Newport, including summer residences and principal places of interest. City is split into sections. Map is ripped into sections, and is missing a large piece of the right...

FIC.2019.039
Map
circa 1880

Map of the city of Newport including principle points of interests, compiled by A.L. Bodwell. 


Home on Church Street, formerly Brenton House. A woman, Miss Rebecca Hunter, stands in the doorway. Streetlamp is visible in the foreground. 


Steel hoops with cotton tapes. 4 partial hoops and 12 complete hoops. Bottom two hoops sewn together to create reinforced hem. 5 hoops missing from center that appear to have been deliberately remo...


Steel bustle with cotton tapes. 20 hoops. First 5 hoops are not complete circles. 5 tapes. Hoops secured to tapes with brass like rivets. Waist secured with buckle at front. See Metropolitan Museum...


White baby's christening gown. White, pinstriped fabric with embroidered, tiered section in the center. Scalloped edging around neckline, sleeves and hemline. Button closure down the back. Made by ...

FIC.2014.31.2
Photograph
circa 1880 – 1915

Black and white photomechanical print produced by the Mercury Publishing Company, Newport. Shows Touro Street, Opera House, Perry House, Statue of Oliver Hazard Perry, and Washington Square.

84.1
Box, Pantry
circa 1880

Round wooden box, metal handle with wooden grip. Painted in black on front "B&G", written in pencil on the side, "GW Sherman".

2010.14.2 AB
shoes (footwear)
circa 1880 – 1920

A pair of light blue women's silk dress shoes, made by T.M. Seabury of Newport, RI. The shoes were once owned by Elizabeth H.J.B. Robinson. The silk is machine stitched to a leather interior. Soles...

2010.14.1 AB
shoes (footwear)
circa 1880 – 1920

A pair of women's ivory silk dress shoes, made by T.M. Seabury of Newport, RI. The shoes were once owned by Elizabeth H.J.B. Robinson. Features include a leather sole with a reinforced curved heel ...


Black gabardine mantle. Fringe, bias silk bands, lace.

FIC.2014.88
Hat
circa 1880

Lady's small sailor hat made of fancy straw with pale blue ribbon.


Watercolor depicting the interior of Miss Ellen Townsend's home in Newport. 

65.1.1 A-D
Cup
circa 1880

Four covered demicups with saucers decorated with rust and gold figures with black linework.


Wood croquet balls, each with two stripes. Each ball has its own distinct stripe colors. The colors are: red, green, yellow and white.


Four wooden croquet mallets with painted stripes, stripes colors include: red, green and blue. Mallet heads have incised lines, mallet handle tapers toward head.


Sephia toned photo of Dr. David King II's library at his residence on Bellevue or Catherine Street. Photograph is a copy of an original image.


A photograph of several houses on Poplar Street.


A cabinet card depicting an older woman wearing a cap and a shawl. She is seated on a wooden chair near a house with clapboards and latticework.


A cabinet card depicting a man wearing a coat, a waistcoat, a shirt, and a bow tie.


A carte-de-visite depicting Caterina Frederica Renee Cortazzo.


A carte-de-visite depicting Henry Wharton of Philadelphia. Mr. Wharton wears a sack coat with high lapels and trousers. He has a trimmed beard and moustache, and carries a walking stick and hat.


A sepia tone photograph of Frank Clarke. Mr. Clarke has a long moustache, and wears a thin bowtie over a white collar.


An interior photograph of the Wood House, located on the corner of Marlborough and Charles Streets. The room has a brick fireplace surrounded by a wooden mantlepiece. Beside the fireplace are a p...

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