303 Object Results


A cabinet card depicting American Civil War General Ambrose Burnside (1824-1881). Burnside is seen wearing a coat, waistcoat, and white collar; he has white hair. Photograph by Manchester Brothers,...

Drawing of the Constitution, Saratoga and Portsmouth by Hoff. The drawing is adhered to the backside of an invitation to a ceremony for the unveiling of a statue in memory of Admiral David Glasgow ...

44.3.2 A
circa 1881

Exhibition Boat Model of the cutter; "Kelpie". Black one-masted cutter with two booms, one hatch at bow and another leading onto the hole where the horseshoe-shaped seat is. Wooden tiller at stern...

circa 1881

Silver cylindrical tea pot, domed, hinged lid with cast finial, repousse and chased over entire surface. Cartouche engraved with inscription. Inscription: "Presented to Miss Ida Lewis by the office...

Gold, circular medal. One side of the medal reads: 'Life saving medal of the first class/ United States of America' and depicts, in relief, three men in a boat saving a woman from drowning at sea. ...

Sheet music cover to 'The Newport Horse Trot' by Zoel J. Parenteau. Cover depicts a woman in orange gown and large hat leading a man by a rope around his neck.

Brass luggage tag w/ slots at ends for strap; marked on one side: '14/ Narragansett Pier To / Newport/ Steamer H.S. Caswell'. On reverse side '14/ Newport To/ Narragansett Pier/ Steamer H.S. Caswel...

Dish, Candy
1881 – 1939

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

Masonic medal possibly made of brass or gold. An ornate plate with a chain link ribbon and horizontal spear attached to a pendant comprised of a navigation compass, 90-degree angle ruler, and a sun...

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...

A photograph depicting the exterior of Touro Synagogue, located on Touro Street. Photograph taken from the corner of Division Street.

A carte-de-visite depicting Caterina Frederica Renee Cortazzo.

A carte-de-visite depicting Sally G. King in September 1881. Ms. King wears a dress with a wide skirt and wide bell sleeves.

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 ...

Three photos: 1 - photograph, Newport Harbor Feb. 12, 1934 1 - photograph, group of men and women seated wearing badges (possibly Irish Race Convention) 1 - photograph, four men posing in front of ...

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.

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...

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...

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.

1880 – 1899

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

1880 – 1910

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

99.3.109 AB
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...

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...

Fan, Hand
1880 – 1900

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

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...

Sugar Tongs
1880 – 1900

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

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...

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