79 Object Results

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FIC.2020.115
Envelope
September 15 1980

Envelope stamped with "America's Cup, First Day of Issue." In the upper right corner is a 15 cent stamp with the silhouette of a yacht. In the center of the envelop is a stamp marked "Newport, RI, ...


Swanhurst fire. Photograph shows the burnt out wreckage of a theater, with seating in the foreground, a burnt piano to the left, and the stage in the background. 


Swanhurst fire. Photograph shows the burnt wreckage of a room, with a ladder to the left, and several paint cans at its base.


Swanhurst fire. Photograph shows a burned piano in the middle of the wreckage. 


Swanhurst fire. Photograph shows a young woman in a theater, looking up towards the wreckage. 


Swanhurst fire.


Swanhurst fire. The photograph shows a woman on a stage, pointing to an aspect of the wreckage. 


Swanhurst fire. Image shows shattered windowpanes, with several sculpture busts knocked over in the foreground. 


Aerial photograph of Bonniecrest, depicting the property overlooking Brenton Cove. The image highlights the landscape architecture surrounding the property. 


Aerial photograph of Bonniecrest, depicting the property overlooking Brenton Cove. The image highlights the landscape architecture surrounding the property. 


Aerial photograph of Bonniecrest, depicting the property overlooking Brenton Cove.


Photograph of Merrillton Mansion on Bowery Street in Newport, R.I. The image shows the property flanked by an aged beech tree. 


Photograph of Wildacre, on Ocean Avenue, designed by Irving Gill in 1901 for Albert Olmstead, stepbrother of Frederick Law Olmsted. This image originally appeared in volume 53 issue 179 of the Jour...


Photograph of a beech tree at Vinland. This is one remaining beech tree of two, moved from Long Island to Newport by Miss Wolfe, whose estate, Vinland, later became the Twombly's and is now part of...


Photograph of a paper birch tree on the grounds of Merrillton in Newport, R.I. 


Photograph of Wildacre, an estate on Ocean Drive in Newport, R.I. The image shows a portion of the gardens, including a decorative pagoda statue, and a seating area shaded by a thatch umbrella. Thi...


Series of color photographs of Narragansett Avenue in Jamestown. Images depict houses and storefronts in the area, many of which are no longer present.

2006.2
Flag
circa 1980

Blue and green canvas banner with IN Bank logo. Sail boat in middle with IN logo surrounding it and number 12 on the sail. Tennis racquet in upper left, anchor in bottom left, lobster in upper righ...


A photograph depicting guests at a party in the ballroom at Rosecliff. Lee Radziwill, an unidentified gentleman, and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis are seated at a table at foreground; glasses, an ice ...


A color photograph of Lalli's News on the corner of Broadway and Farewell Street.


A photograph depicting an aerial view of Belcourt (then operated as "Belcourt Castle"), possibly taken for the Newport County Chamber of Commerce (see reverse). Belcourt was built between...


An aerial photograph of Clarendon Court's grounds under construction. The entire property is stripped of a lawn and landscaping; dirt is mounded on slopes to the left and right, and in two areas a...


A photograph depicting constructuion at the grounds of Clarendon Court. Mounds of dirt can be seen throughout the photo; the land is flat at center, with two sloping hills at left and right. Two ...


A photograph depicting the rear facade of Sherwood (c.1885), a house located on Bellevue Avenue. Architectural features include a large portico topped by a balustrade, detailed moldings around win...


A photograph depicting Sherwood (c.1885), a house located on Bellevue Avenue. Architectural features include a large portico topped by a pediment, balustrades at rooftop, detailed moldings beside ...


Collection of postcards printed with watercolors created by June L. Webb. Postcards depict scenes in Montana, Arizona, Pennsylvania, and Vermont, and include information regarding an exhibition of ...


This is a copy of an overall map of Newport printed in an 1876 atlas which shows the Fifth Ward specifically. This copy is used in an Irish American advertisement. Map is folded into a manila folde...

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.

92.31.5
Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Metal rectangular sign with Newport Bridge logo and arrow to direct traffic. Black, blue and white road sign. Referred to as trail markers.


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

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...

P5973
Print, Photographic
circa 1950 – 2000

An aerial photograph depicting Hopedene (built 1899-1902) and its grounds. The house is comprised of dormers, balustrades, a brick exterior, square and arched windows with shutters, and a half-circ...

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.

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