16 Object Results

Person/Organization: Decade:

Circular medal, front depicts the goddess Athena/ Minerva standing on her helmet and the words 'World War II'. The back reads 'United States Of America 1941-1945, Freedom From Fear and Want, Freedo...


Black and white photograph of Mary Galvin, an elderly woman, standing on the front steps of a home. She is wearing a long white dress with black shoes. Handwritten in ink at top of photo is "Mary G...


Group portrait of 4 rows of mostly women (five men stand at the back and another sits in front) at the U.S. Naval Torpedo Station on Goat Island. A sign at front of the group reads: "Shop EN 43." ...


Three pins owned by Nestor Gerbeville, a civil defense warden. One is the state seal of Rhode Island, and the second is a small round blue button with a red and white striped triangle. The third is...

93.15.1
Sign, Trade
1938 – 1946

Electrified sign; double face; framed with 1 x 6 white-painted boards; light bulb between white glass panes; black painted text: "39/colonial/house/rooms". Colonial house in Newport Directory 1938...

91.44.1
Ring, Life
1930 – 1950

Life ring, a flotation device, painted white with "VIM" and "Oyster Bay, N.Y." painted in gold letters with blue trim. Line attached around outside. From Vanderbilt's 12-meter racing yacht, "VIM."

88.14.1 MN
Medal
1910 – 1940

Two circular 'For King And Empire, Services Rendered' medals with the King's Crown. M was backed by red silk. N is backed by blue silk.

93.11
Shop Sign
1910 – 1940

Sign for the "The Shamrock House/113 Touro Street". Rectangular sign has black lettering, 2 green shamrocks on each side of the word "House". One side also has "Rooms" crudely added. Trim is green ...

W 82.1
Sugar Bowl
20th century

Beige glaze sugar bowl with handle on side and matching cover. Stout and round in shape. Marked on the bottom with "51.26.20." From the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard house.

D607
Pumps
1900 – 1950

Pair of ivory grosgrain silk shoes with gold satin banding. Large bow at ankles, smaller bows at top of foot that laces down to the toe. Large bows at ankles covers up two buttons. White leather li...


White cotton petticoat, 5" up from hem are eyelets and embroidery, four vertical bands above this.

97.6.8
Cover, Cushion
1900 – 1950

Chair seat cover with six round scalloped designs, each centered with a different flower; center of canvas is a separate design; all these surrounded with a wreath design.

97.12.3
Fan, Hand
1900 – 1950

15 lace covered plastic sticks; 2/3 of each stick is covered w/ heavy paper; bottom 1/3 of sticks and the end sticks are plastic only; no handle.


Casting patterns: pair of wooden patterns used to make brass or iron castings for pulleys on fishing dories. From J.T. O'Connell's supply company. Used primarily to pull in long heavy lines of cod...

31.15.1
Needlework
1850 – 1950

Floral design in center with smaller designs in each corner; roses and leaves on fine ecru wool background fabric; colors of reds, blues, greens and tans.

93.21 AB
Wagon
1850 – 1950

Late 19th or early 20th c. Toy ice wagon. White and blue body, black chasis, pulled by 2 brown horses with black manes and tails. Horses form one unit with front wheels. Black wheels attached to wa...

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