163 Object Results

Decade: Year:
FIC.2017.001
Magazine
November 15 1931

Issue of Vogue magazine from November 15, 1931. It is the Vanity Number featuring articles on a number of society women. Articles on Mrs. Nicholas Holmsen (Mildred Tilton) and Mrs. Harry Payne Whit...


A photograph of the U.S.S. Constitution in Newport, 1931. A passenger vessel can be seen approaching the ship at right.

2015.004.001
Pamphlet
January 26 1931

Small pamphlet detailing the history of Ida Lewis. Front cover includes title and "Presented by/ 'The Old Stone Bank'/Providence, R.I./January 26, 1931." Back cover provides information about the P...


A group of teenagers pose for a photograph on the stone steps of a building. Doris Bacheller is standing in the back row, third from the left. 


Skirt of two piece wedding dress worn by Eunice McCormick Conron on 23 September 1931 as seen in 2009.36.P9562 and 2009.36.P9564. Fashion fabric of woven foliate meanders on a satin ground. Skirt l...


Pair of shoes worn by Eunice McCormick Conron at her wedding on 23 September 1931. Folded ribbon found inside A is C. Shoes are cream leather with French heels and square metal (possibly tin) buckl...


Bodice of two piece wedding dress worn by Eunice McCormick Conron on 23 September 1931 as seen in 2009.36.P9562 and 2009.36.P9564. Fashion fabric of woven foliate meanders on a satin ground. Bodice...


Photographic postcard of the Rogers High School basketball team, 1930-1931 champions. Reverse of postcard is signed with players' names.


A photograph of the dedication of the Short Line Bus Terminal, located on Hozier Street. A group of men and one woman can be seen standing on a step in front of the building's entrance. Note atta...


Oversized photograph of the 1931 Rogers High School football team; photo is mounted on heavy board. There are three rows of players: the front row seated, the middle row kneeling, and the last row ...

FIC.2014.299
Hat
circa 1930 – 1960

Pillbox hat comprised of maroon and pink velvet gathered into an asymetrical silhouette. Hat interior features black netting and two combs affixed at the left and right of the hat.

FIC.2014.298
Hat
circa 1930 – 1960

Pillbox hat made of navy, hunter green, and deep turquoise velvet sewn in layers with a rosette at the peak of the crown and two gathered layers comprising the lower layers. The interior is reinfor...

FIC.2014.199
Hat
circa 1930 – 1940

Circular light brown fur hat with an open center and interior applied bow. The hat features a band which is comprised of a ribbed pile fabric. The interior tag reads: "Union Made 128681 IN U.S.A 6".

FIC.2014.198
Cloche
circa 1930 – 1940

Cloche made of green woolen felt, the exterior is covered with green fur-like pile fabric. The front of the cloche features a blue ostrich feather garnished with smaller green and blue feathers and...

2010.10.4
Postcard
circa 1930 – 1944

Linen-type postcard of Beacon Rock. The code "4A-H1500" appears in lower right corner. On reverse is a note addressed to Mrs. Allen Phelps.

2010.10.10
Postcard
circa 1930 – 1944

Linen-type postcard of The Breakers. The mark "E-6226" appears in the lower right corner. The reverse has a note to Clifford Dubois II from "Daddy". Postcard is postmarked Apr 28, 1949.


A photograph of the Barker Paint & Wallpaper storefront (Spring Street), illuminated at night. Signage at the bottom of the window reads "IMPORTED DOMESTIC WALLPAPERS"; merchandise in the windo...

P138
Print, Photographic
circa 1930 – 1950

Black and white photograph of Newport Harbor. Description on front of photo is "Busy Newport Harbor in 1940s with nested Navy ships and large private yachts. Collection of Historical Society." Ther...

2018.027.002
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Color postcard of Washington Square facing towards the Colony House. Back side has divided back and is not used. 


Black chiffon dress with ruching on front of bodice. Natural waist comes to a slight point. Metal zipper closure on back, placing the dress between 1930 and 1960. Brottom trimmed in 7 in. lcae. Nar...


A headband trimmed with black grosgrain and velvet striped ribbon. The front of the headband features a black net veil and small combs affixed to the left and right. The headband is accompanied by ...


Multi-layered light pink grosgrain ribbon headband. The interior is reinforced with boning and plastic combs have been sewn onto the left and right sides of the boning on the underside of the headb...

FIC.2014.293
Hat
1930 – 1950

Dark navy asymmetrical hat with upturned brim and trim along the crown comprised of netting and grosgrain ribbon.


Pillbox hat featuring blue and green velvet leaves. The hat interior is comprised of netting, a grosgrain ribbon trim and faux tortoiseshell combs at the left and right sides.

2014.013.012
Postcard
1930 – 1945

Linen style color postcard of The Castle in Newport, RI, residence of Chas. Warren Lippet. Back side is unused, divided with light blue ink.

2014.013.013
Postcard
1930 – 1945

Linen style color postcard of Beacon Rock in Newport, RI, the residence of E.D. Morgan. Water is visible behind the house. Back side is unused, divided with light blue ink.

2014.013.016
Postcard
1930 – 1945

Color postcard featuring an image of Whiteholme from the drive. Whiteholme was the residence of Dr. Barton Jacobs. Back side is unused, divided with light blue ink.

2014.013.017
Postcard
1930 – 1945

Linen style, color postcard of Whiteholme from the drive. Whiteholme was the residence of Dr. Barton Jacobs. Back side is unused, divided with aquamarine ink.

2014.013.018
Postcard
1930 – 1945

Color postcard of The Reefs in Newport, RI, residence of Harry Payne Whitney. Back side is unused, divided with aquamarine ink. 

2014.013.009
Postcard
1930 – 1945

Linen period color postcard of the Old Stone Mill in Newport, RI. Back is unused, divided with green ink.

2014.013.011
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Linen period color postcard featuring an image of Newport City Hall on Broadway in Newport, RI. Back side is unused, divided with light blue ink.

2014.013.002
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Linen period color photograph of Lovers Lane in Newport, RI. Divided back, unused with blue ink on the back side. 

2014.013.001
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Linen period, color postcard of a car driving down Bellevue Avenue in Newport, RI. Back side is unused, divided with light blue ink.

92.16
Matchbook
1930 – 1970

Matchbook covers (number unclear).

95.2.17
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Linen-type postcard, color illustration of Forty Steps. Reverse is blank.

95.2.16
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Linen-type postcard, color illustration of Vanderbilt Mansion along the short of Cliff Walk, south from Forty Steps in Newport, R.I. Reverse is blank.

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