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Paper grocery bag with black lettering: 'Julius Sayer, Wholesale & Retail Grocer, 207 Thames St., Directly Opposite Kinsley's Express Office, Newport, R.I. Constantly On Hand Every Description ...


A photograph depicting businesses on the eastern side of Thames Street, before 1882. Storefronts include Andrew Bryer's Dining Rooms, J.W. Hammett's. J.M. Swan Shoes, and C.F. Frasch's Confectiona...

2012.4
Invitation
July 15 1882

Invitation to hear Oscar Wilde speak on "The Decorative Arts" at the Casino on July 15, 1882. Wilde spoke about "The practical application of the principles of the aesthetic theory to exterior and ...

D414 AB
Dress (garment)
1882 – 1883

White satin trim with lace.


Engraving: 'Croquet on the Beach' depicting four girls and two boys playing croquet on the beach. Page 820 from the 'Daily Graphic', from Le Monde Illustre, New York, Saturday, June, 24, 1882. Imag...


Silver pocket watch, cross-hatched design w/ stylized design on front center; white face roman numerals; inscribed "Edmund Taylor/ Gould Island/ Xmas '82". Made by the A.W. Company, Waltham, MA.


A black and white photograph depicting the interior of Touro Synagogue. From a glass plate negative (Bergner Glass Plates, #12).

74.2.3
Dish, Candy
1881 – 1939

Coalport porcelain candy basket of clear glaze; gilded handle and rim; lobed fluted sides; glaze crazed.


A matted photograph depicting a porch overlooking grounds at the Newport Casino (completed 1881). A screen of woodwork is visible, including a latticed pattern and sun-like medallions. Caption at b...


A matted photograph of the Newport Casino (completed 1881), Bellevue Avenue. A horse and carriage are visible at center; several striped awnings are open on the exterior of the building.


A matted photograph depicting a doorway at the Newport Casino, Bellevue Avenue. Ivy covers the exterior to the left and right of the doorway; light fixtures and potted plants are also visible to th...


A matted photograph depicting a courtyard at the Newport Casino (completed 1881). Features include a clocktower with a domed roof, a gallery with a balustrade at right, and an ivy-covered facade at...

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.

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 ...

P5640
Print, Photographic
circa 1880 – 1900

Black and white photo of Ocean Avenue showing houses in the distance and a horse and carriage driving along the road.

FIC.2014.518
Wallet
1880 – 1930

Tannish grey rectangular wallet with six interior compartments one of which is a snap closure purse within the wallet. The wallet has an oval shaped metal adornment which marks the placement of a s...

FIC.2014.516
Wallet
1880 – 1920

Dark brown pebbled leather wallet with five interior pockets and one exterior pocket. The wallet features floral metal hardwear at the corners of the outer flap and has a large metal clip closure w...


Collection of architectural drawings of the main house, garage, tool house, cottage and surrounding property of Berry Hill in Newport, RI. Drawings also include various planting plans for the prope...

FIC.2013.78
Flag
1880 – 1989

Small fabric American flag. Details are painted on to blank fabric. The flag is enclosed between two pieces of glasses sealed with black tape around all four edges. On the back F.P. Gladding 188 is...


114 architectural drawings of the Newport Casino done by various architects over the building's life. There are 16 rolls totalling 114 drawings.

D253
Bonnet
1880 – 1899

Dark blue, velvet bonnet. Trimmed with black satin ribbon. May be used for pageants.

95.30.53
Hat
1880 – 1910

Garnet velvet hat with silk facing under brim, shell and silk ribbon trim.

99.3.109 AB
Dress
1880 – 1910

Bodice (a) and skirt (b) of printed silk. Cream colored ground with printed blue, purple, and yellow flowers and green foliage and woven circular design. S curve patterned lace inserts on front and...


Black and blue bodice with attached overskirt. Blue, silver, black and brown embroidery on lower half of sleeves. Persian sleeve design. Black chiffon cuffs, white lace shawl like collar.


Blue, green crepe floral and grape print dress with gold thread. Band of yellow silk down front of dress with lace over it. Lower part of sleeves is lace. Lace on shoulders and back of neck. Back o...

99.3.77
Tea Gown
1880 – 1899

Tea gown from Bon Marche. Fashion fabric is a black silk brocade of large pink and white roses with smaller pink and white rosebuds. Lined in bright pink china silk that is most likely weighted. In...

D455
Fan, Hand
1880 – 1900

Folding fan, 16 natural wood sticks at 14 inches, hand painted in yellow green on satin. With tassel.

93.19
Saw, Ice
1880 – 1900

Ice saw made of heavy steel saw with 1 1/2" teeth; two wooden handles on curved cast iron shank at right angles to blade. Saw cuts on push, a little on pull, action like cross-cut saw. Weight of s...

20.1.1
Tongs, Serving
1880 – 1900

Silverplated tongs in the shape of claws. "Ocean House" is engraved on the side. Marked with "REED + BARTON 4"

01.271
Desk
1880 – circa 1920

Mahogany, chestnut, white pine desk with serpentine front, replaced (but probably old) brasses with George Washington bust, lid is veneered and supported by brass arcs. Probably made in Rhode Islan...

01.285 AB
Teakettle
1880 – 1900

Tea kettle and heating stand in Rococo style.

30.2
Bookmark
1880 – 1900

Bookmark of the Old Stone Mill on silk cloth and punched paper made with wool thread.

01.148
Needlework
1880 – 1900

Needlework bookmark featuring an urn with flowers. Silk cloth on punched paper with wool thread.

01.147
Bookmark
1880 – 1900

Needlework bookmark featuring a pilgrim chair with writing at the bottom. Made of silk cloth on punched paper with silk thread.

01.146
Bookmark
1880 – 1900

Bookmark featuring a beadwork cross on punched paper. Silver and gold beads, coverd by beige silk.

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