348 Object Results

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93.9.1
Nameplate
before 1888

Brass nameplate fragment with part of the name "Bristol" cut stencil style through the plate. The "Bristol", a steamer in the Fall River Line, burned in Newport Harbor in 1888. This plate is dama...

47.11.1 A-D
Dress, Wedding
October 11 1888

Four piece tan ribbed silk wedding dress. Bodice (a) is trimmed with white lace and pearls around the cuffs and neck, fifteen round buttons down front of bodice. Removable tan collar (b) with white...


Commission of General G. K. Warren Post No. 21, Department of Rhode Island, Grand Army of the Republic. Signed Benj. L. Hall, Department Commander and E. Henry Jenks, Assistant Adjutant General


Hand press for embossing 'Notary Public' seal on paper. Press is made of painted black metal with blue and gold detailing. Long curvilinear handle activates press for a round embossed seal. Round s...

34.5.3
Fragment
circa 1888

Misc. Metal fragments, possibly from chandelier or other fixtures, melted into amorphous masses in the fire that destroyed the steamer "Bristol". Three pieces: #91.43.2, #91.43.3 and #91.43.4.

34.5.2
Fragment
circa 1888

Misc. Metal fragments, possibly from chandelier or other fixtures, melted into amorphous masses in the fire that destroyed the steamer "Bristol". Three pieces: #91.43.2, #91.43.3 and #91.43.4.

34.5.1
Fragment
circa 1888

Misc. Metal fragments, possibly from chandelier or other fixtures, melted into amorphous masses in the fire that destroyed the steamer "Bristol". Three pieces: #91.43.2, #91.43.3 and #91.43.4.


Black and white half-tone print of Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont. Photo is a portrait of his face and neck, subject is looking directly at the camera. Wearing a dark jacket and white ruffled shirt.


Rosette in red, white and blue. Reverse is stamped, U.S. Patent 1888 France.

2013.27.1
Medal
1888 – 1890

1888 and 1890 Gibbs Medal for Scholarship awarded to John Francis Hamilton. The 1888 medal reads: "The Gibbs Medal for Scholarship, Fourth Grammar Class, 1888, Newport, R.I., John Francis Hamilton,...


Detailed view of Newport Harbor. Churches, factories and wharves are clearly visible. Sidewheel steamship 'Eolus' at her berth at commercial wharf. Schooners, sloops and a few smaller vessels in th...


Pair of dark cream ribbed silk wedding shoes with 1" heel and square toe, two criss-crossing paisley designs on the toe, made up of small and large sized faux pearls. Tag in box states, "stockings ...


Fire hose reel with a heavy brass fitting designed to hold coiled rope or hose. From Fall River Line steamer "Bristol". Cast brass with star cut-out on front, four holes for screws on back. Inscr...

92.44.34
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Five, thick, square, cotton pads bunion plasters. Adhesive backs. Hole in center. In a dark blue cardboard box. Label reads, "No 329 bunion plasters prepared by Johnson & Johnson Operative Ch...

92.44.33
Pipette
1888 – 1893

Glass medicine dropper, bent tip, tiny opening. Part of black rubber bulb is missing. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F. Squires, ...

92.44.32
Sulphur
1888 – 1893

Cylindrical yellow brick of sulphur, broken into 3 pieces, medicinal odor, not characteristic rotten egg odor. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to...


Medicine bottle as a narrow glass tube. Threaded metal top. Contents: white granular powdery substance. Fragment of label: "Apothecary". Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34...

92.44.30
Syringe
1888 – 1893

Narrow black tip for bulb syringe. Multiple openings. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F. Squires, born Buffalo, NY, 1846, educated ...

92.44.29
Syringe
1888 – 1893

Narrow black tip for bulb syringe. One opening. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F. Squires, born Buffalo, NY, 1846, educated at Har...

92.44.28
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Adhesive Plaster in a cylindrical red and gold metal container. Deteriorating 7" tape with Muslin Backing. Label reads, "Mead's adhesive plaster (pliable & antiseptic) prepared by Seabury &...

92.44.27
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Muslin bandage roll of discolored fabric strips. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F. Squires, born Buffalo, NY, 1846, educated at H...

92.44.26
Plaster, Cough
1888 – 1893

Mustard plasters in a flat tin box, printed red. Contents: 4 rectangles of yellow linen paper, ganular tan surface, directions on back. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. ...

92.44.25
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Adhesive plaster on black & orange metal spool. Deteriorating 2" tape. Label reads, "10 yards mead's rubber adhesive plaster prepared at Seabury Pharmacel laboratories, NY, Seabury 7 Johnson, N...

92.44.24
Pillbox
1888 – 1893

Flat, cylindrical metal pill box. Conents: dried up salve. Embossed label says "dalley's magical pain extractor". Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged...

92.44.23
Pillbox
1888 – 1893

Squat cylindrical wooden pill box. Marked with paper label on top: "W.H. Stratford, Newport, RI/Aristol" (handwritten). Wm. H. Stratford was manager of Caswell Hazard, 1880-1886; Hazard & Haz...


Typical tapered ground glass stopper, finial differs from others in squire collection. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F. Squires,...


Clear glass medicine bottle, short neck, wax sealed cork.Contents are gut/preservative (dried up). Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F...


Clear, round, hipped medicine bottle. Corked. Contents: amber colored petroleum jelly; embossed name. Bottle marked: "Blue Seal Vaseline/Cheseborough Manufacturing Co., NY/Grand Medal/1876 Centenni...


Four sided empty brown glass medicine bottle, embossed, blue & silver foil wrapper on neck, embossed name on side. Contents, aconitum 3. Bottle marked on top: "B&T/Aconit/NY". Dosage on ...


Pale green mason jar, glass cap, metal ring. paper label. Contents: frankense (sic), amber colored granules. Bottle marked with embossed logo on top and side "Trade Mark/Mason's Improved/Registere...


Four sided clear glass medicine bottle, ground glass stopper. Empty, no label.


Four sided clear glass medicine bottle, ground glass stopper. Empty/brown residue, no label. Bottle marked "AAG". Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonge...


Four sided clear glass medicine bottle, ground glass stopper. Embossed "AAG" on side. Contents: pure old brandy (a brown liquid). Bottle marked "Hazard, Hazard & Co., /Family Chemists/5th Av...


Four sided clear glass medicine bottle, ground glass stopper. Embossed "AAG" on side. Contents: spirit hartshorn (a cloudy liquid). Bottle marked "Hazard, Hazard & Co., /Family Chemists/5th A...


Four sided clear glass medicine bottle, ground glass stopper. Contents: dark brown liquid. Bottle labeled "Hazard, Hazard & Co., /Dispensing Chemists/Broadway Cor 24th St.,/Sixth Ave Cor 39th S...


Four sided clear glass medicine bottle, ground glass stopper. Contents: camphor (a yellowish liquid). "Isaac Tull/Graduate in Pharmacy/SE Corner 40th And Locust Streets/Philadelphia" printed "al...

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