314 Object Results

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2009.14.2
Cup
March 26 1887

Silver cup with decorative etching along the top rim. M.A. Clark/March 26th, 1887 is engraved on the front.

2009.23.2
annual report
March 18 1887

Light green/blue paperback, saddle stitch binding. Cover is stamped, "Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, Deerfield, Mass." Inside cover has a newspaper clipping glued in summarizing a special m...

44.3.2 B
Model
circa 1887

Exhibition model of the cutter, split mast; "Zigeuner." Black split-masted cutter with two booms. Two sets of cabin windows protruding onto deck. Two mahogany hatches: one at the bow and one bet...


Black and White photograph of a three-masted ship on the water. On land in foreground, one artist paints the ship, while three boys look on. Reverse reads: A Gergner Photograph taken c. 1887 at Bat...

P2763
Print, Photographic
circa 1887 – 1902

A photograph depicting the exterior of Touro Synagogue, located on Touro Street. The Seventh Day Baptist Meeting House (home to the Newport Historical Society) can be seen at right (the building w...


Parasol of black ribbed silk, black stick with nickel shaft that pulls in and out. Round black handle. Marked on shaft "Patent Dec 27. 87"

2019.008.001
Ledger
1886 – 1889

1886-1889 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...

D90 AB
Hair Ornament
1886 – 1887

Silk Chinese hair ornaments made of silk with brass pin. Flowers of wire covered with silk.

D89 AB
Shoes (footwear)
1886 – 1887

Green Chinese satin shoes used for a masquerade (1886/1887). Green with embroidered blue and white. White, very high soles. Worn by Miss Florence Newton

D85
Kimono
1886 – 1887

Originally cataloged as "Chinese Jacket". Narrow sleeved, satin turk's head buttons with black satin border. Blue and white embroidery on sleeves.

D86
Kimono
1886 – 1887

Violet, lined blue sleeve, bands of yellow and green. Neck, front, bottom and sleeve bands embroidered with floral design in shades of blue. Orginally cataloged as "Chinese Jacket".

D87
Skirt
1886 – 1887

Skirt made of green satin with black border; embroidered in blue, pink and gold. Bowed with black, blue and white satin. Embroidered; cotton waist band. Originally cataloged as "Chinese Skirt."

D88
Pajamas
1886 – 1887

Red and white material, narrow strips of cotton-backed silk made into pajamas. Presumably part of Chinese costume. Originally cataloged as "Chinese Pajamas"

D89_DUP
Shoe
1886 – 1887

Chinese Shoes GREEN, BLUE AND WHITE SATIN SHOES, VERY HIGH WITH WHITE SOLES.

D92 AB
Hair Ornament
1886 – 1887

Chinese hair ornament with flowers of various colors of kinky silk covered wires. Fringed silk to give a feather effect. Worn at a masquerade by Miss Florence Newton in 1886-1887.

D91 AB
Hair Ornament
1886 – 1887

Chinese hair ornament with flowers of various colors of kinky silk covered wires. (one pin missing). Worn at a masquerade by Miss Florence Newton in 1886-1887.

P9622
Tintype
circa 1885 – 1910

A tintype depicting two unidentified women seated in front of a solid-colored backdrop. Both women are wearing hats with flowers, shirtwaists with large leg-of-mutton sleeves, and dark skirts. Imag...

P9620
Tintype
circa 1885 – 1900

A tintype depicting four women posed in front of a studio backdrop. All women are wearing hats and dark dresses with leg-of-mutton sleeves. A prop, possibly a small staircase, is visible at left. ...

P9617
Tintype
circa 1885 – 1900

A tintype depicting two women seated in a rocky landscape. Both women are wearing dresses with leg-of-mutton sleeves and hats with curled brims. Woman on right is holding an umbrella or walking sti...

P9615
Tintype
circa 1885 – 1900

A tinype depicting a man and woman seated near large rocks. Woman is wearing glasses, a flat-brimmed hat, and a skirt and jacket; man is seated on a small stool and is holding a wooden walking stic...

P4374
Print, Photographic
circa 1885 – 1890

A photograph of the White Horse Tavern (Jonathan Nichols House), located at the corner of Farewell and Marlborough Streets. A fire hydrant is visible at foreground; a woman walking on a sidewalk is...

P9565
Print, Photographic
circa 1885 – 1890

Photograph of four people, three men and one woman, standing in a doorway.

P5172
Print, Photographic
circa 1885 – 1895

A photographic copy of an original photograph depicting George T. Downing and his family. From the collection of the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society.

37.6
Bonnet (hat)
1885 – 1895

Straw bonnet with dark blue velvet facing. Considered a cottage bonnet. It was woern by Ida C. Waldron (1859-1936), who was step-sister to Mrs. Albert Yeager.

2009.35.4
Bottle
1885 – 1905

Clear glass bottle stamped with JAMES T WRIGHT/PHARMACIST/WASHINGTON SQUARE/NEWPORT RI on side. Bottle is also stamped with WT&CO/AH/USA on bottom. A small piece of unknown material is inside b...

2009.35.3
Bottle
1885 – 1905

Broken clear glass bottle stamped with JAMES T WRIGHT/PHARMACIST/WASHINGTON SQUARE/NEWPORT RI on side. Bottle is also stamped with WT&C/USA on bottom. Larger version of 2009.35.4.

D306
bonnets (hats)
1885 – 1895

Straw bonnet with dark blue velvet facing. Considered a "cottage bonnet." Was worn by Ida C. Waldron (1859-1936), who was step-sister to Mrs. Albert Yeager.

P1579
Photograph
1884 – 1902

A matted photograph depicting the interior of the Seventh Day Baptist Meeting House before the removal of its box pews. A wall clock by William Claggett (1884.4) is seen hanging from the balcony at...


A photograph depicting the entrance to Touro Synagogue from Touro Street. The Seventh Day Baptist Meeting House, then the headquarters of the Newport Historical Society, can be seen in the backgrou...


The Seventh Day Baptist Meeting House, then the headquarters of the Newport Historical Society and the Newport Natural History Society. The building appeared as such between 1884-1902, before subse...


A matted photograph depicting Bruen Villa (completed 1883), Bellevue Avenue. A fence and a sidewalk are visible at foreground. Stamp on reverse indicates that the photograph was taken by Joshua A....


"Bruen Villa," Bellevue Avenue.


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.

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