43 Object Results

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The James Gardner House being moved to 23 Bridge Street. House is placed on wooden planks. The relocation was a part of Operation Clapboard.


Heavy silver plated dressing spoon, oval bowl, turned up handle tapering to bowl, inscription: "Rochambeau/ to Lt. Gov. Jabez Bowen" spoon stored in maroon flannel slip case with explanatory leafle...

92.31.4
Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Black and white reflective sign angled in at bottom, reads "Stop Pay Toll". From the Newport Bridge,

92.31.3
Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Road sign reading "Speed Limit 40". From the Newport Bridge.

92.31.6
Tollgate
1969 – 1992

Orange and white stripped toll gate, tapered.


Toll basket from Newport bridge. Semicircular plastic basket with hole at bottom to allow token to fall into machine.


A photograph album detailing the renovation and restoration of the Francis Malbone House, #392 Thames Street. Mostly black and white photographs, the album shows extensive interior work including b...


Three landscape architectural drawings with typed specifications from the architect for the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House. Includes Plans 1-3 of 4. Plan 1 is the a General Planting Plan; Plan 2 is Summ...


Coaster made of brass and copper, with line drawing of intrepid and flags, and harbor line of Newport. Also: "America's Cup Races/ 12 Meter Competition/1967" and images of the cup.

FIC.2019.092
Map
circa 1966

This is a map of buildings on the Hill and evaluates them. Includes the streets: Division, Church, Pelham, Prospect, John, Spring, Mt Vernon and more. Compiled by Lloyd Robson. 


Family photo album and scrapbook of Lockett Ford Ballard, Jr. The photographs range from 1966 to 1972 and represent the adolescent and university years of Ballard and his sister, Margaret Ford Ball...


9 architectural drawings of the Matthew Perry House drawn by Richard Rice Long AIA, 1966. These drawings were done as renovations and restorations for the Preservation Society of County.

92.31.2
Lithograph
circa 1965

Artist's rendering of the proposed Newport Bridge, pre-construction. Aerial architectural view from the northwest, with Jamestown in foreground. Bridge engineered by Parsons, Brinckerhoff, Quade ...


Blonde mink beret, grosgrain band, lining of beige, brown, yellow paisley pattern satin. Worn by Mrs. O'Reilly at the graduation of her son James Tim O'Reilly from USNOCS 1962. See photograph.

2004.13.160
Print
September 8 1960

Harper's Weekly, Sept. 8, 1960, prints about Oliver Hazard Perry.


Yellow admission ticket for the 7th Annual Newport Jazz Festival on July 4, 1960. The bottom third of the ticket is perforated for removal at the gate. The top left corner is hole punched with a bl...

2014.9.1
Scrapbook
circa 1960 – 1991

Scrapbook possibly compiled by Elaine Lorillard. Items were not adhered to the pages, but interleaved between. Items were removed from the scrapbook and cataloged separately. The scrapbook was disp...

91.49.15
Dress
circa 1960

Knee-length, sleeveless pink dress with bold purple and lime-green flowers with yellow leaves, zipper down back. Could be made of either silk or polyester.


Souvenir plate of the Old Stone Mill, Newport, RI; floral border 2" wide; image of Old Stone Mill w/ an iron fence around it in the center of the plate. Old English Staffordshire Ware/ Jon Roth/ En...


Sixty-six page Newport Jazz Festival program. The front cover depicts Louis Armstrong in the lower left corner, the upper portion of the cover reads: "Newport Jazz Festival" and the lower right cor...


Photograph album of photographs around New England and New Jersey. Photos are adhered with photo corners on beige paper. The cover reads, "Scrap Book" with a string binding.

95.30.140
Hat
1950 – 1960

Rust net pill box hat trimmed with amber bead clusters and a hat pin. 

95.30.23
Hat
1950 – 1960

Black feather hat over black felt with red feather accents.

2000.7.23
Token
1950 – 1999

Fourty brass Mt. Hope bridge tokens wrapped in a white paper roll. One side of token reads 'one fare passenger car or motorcycle'. The other side of token reads 'Mt. Hope Bridge Division', an ancho...

89.9.9+
Pencil
1950 – 1980

Many pencils, imprinted with names of various Newport businesses. Distributed as advertising by merchants in the city. Also one from Coggeshall family reunion 1982, and some campaign give-aways.


Lot of negatives and photographs of "Housing Authority." Collection remains unprocessed.


Family photo album and srcapbook of Locket Ford Ballard Sjr., The photographs and newspaper clippings contained range from 1945 to 1970, and relate to the wider Ballard Family. A selection includes...


Family photo album and scrapbook of Locket Ford Ballard, Jr. The photographs range from 1945 to 1966 and represent the accomplishments of his father, Locket Ford Ballard Sr. and family life of a yo...

94.16.16
Bottle
1943 – 1960

Soft drink type, medium green bottle, wide ribs on top and bottom. Embossed around middle . No soda is remaining. Embossed: 'Coca-Cola/ Trade Mark / Registered/ min. Contents 6 fl ozs'. (label prin...

92.16
Matchbook
1930 – 1970

Matchbook covers (number unclear).

2009.19
Negative
1930 – 1970

45 envelopes of negatives, each titled with subject of images: Paul Sousa and Marion Covell Virginia Covell, Robert Covell (separately and together) Virginia Covell (1950s) (single portraits) Ruth ...


Newpaper clippings related to the 1924-1925 Rogers High School Basketball Team, including their 1957 Reunion.

2018.012.005
Scrapbook
1923 – 1963

A scrapbook of the life and family of Mrs. John A. Edes [Dorothy Malzacher]. Starting in 1923 with her reign as Miss Newport, the scrapbook continues compiling newspaper clippings and cards from he...

D518
Necktie
20th century

Lady's necktie with pink embroidery. Made of muslin.

W 116.1
Bowl (vessel)
20th century

Reddish brown bowl; short rim around edge. Marked with 'Old Sturbridge Village'; '51.4.18'

W 91.1
Mixing Bowl
20th century

Light brown glaze earthenware bowl; heavy round bowl. Marked with "Bennington Potter's Bennington Vermont 1365H". Cost was $13.50.

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