174 Object Results

Decade: Year:
99.3.48
Coat
before 1935

Green wool coat lined with black silk. Six buttons on front of coat covered in black cloth with a checkerboard design. Each cuff has three of these checkerboard buttons but they are smaller than th...

P9310
Print, Photographic
November 4 1935

A photograph of the cast of the "Ladies Minstrel and Show Boat". The group consists of men and women of varying ages; they are on a stage in full costumes and makeup. The backdrop illustrates trees...


A photograph of the cast of "The Pied Piper of Hamelin," July 30, 1935. The cast is comprised mostly of children; all are seen in costume seated or standing in front of a backdrop on a stage. See...


Undated copy photograph of a man posing next to a Dusenberg automobile. The car was possibly owned by Serge Mdivani. The individual posing with the car is likely its chauffeur, Charles Sullivan.

2018.034.001
Box
circa 1935

Pink flowered box, likely from a department store. One of several used by Eileen Gillespie Slocum to store her personal archive of correspondence. Notes on interior of box lid read:

"Al...

2007.16.1
Postcard
circa 1935

A color linen-type postcard depicting Miramar, a house located on Bellevue Avenue. Caption on postcard reads: "Italian Garden, Estate of Dr. Hamilton Rice. Newport, R.I."


A metal sidewalk plaque dating to the 1930s. Plaque is in the shape of a shield; seven stars are located across the top, while an eagle with spread wings is seen across the bottom. Center includes ...

2009.3.115
Postcard
circa 1935

A postcard depicting Arden and Diman Halls at St. George's School in Middletown. A group of students can be seen at foreground.

2009.3.113
Postcard
circa 1935

A linen-type postcard depicting St. George's School and Second Beach, Middletown.

67.6.5
Postcard
circa 1935

A postcard depicting the Chapel at St. George's School, Middletown.

2013.18
Fonds
circa 1935

approximately 120 - photographs, various sites around Newport, including mansions, residences, and municipal buildings, circa 1930-1940 11 - packets, flat film negatives numbered, 5, 7-11, 14-18 4 ...


A photograph of a Gulf service station at One Mile Corner, Middletown. Features of the station building include a large pediment with a clock, pilasters, a smaller broken pediment, doorways with f...


A print made from a Newport Daily News glass plate negative depicting a baseball game at Wellington Park.


A photograph of Aquidneck Avenue looking south, approximately 1930s. Easton's Beach (First Beach) is visible in the distance at center. A telephone company truck is parked at foreground; nearby s...


A photograph of the Martha Codman House, located on Bellevue Avenue at the corner of East Bowery Street. The house was designed in 1910 by architect Ogden Codman, Jr. Features include a a tall po...


Photograph of a house which sat at the corner of Bacheller Street and Spring Street in Newport, RI. The house has since been demolished. Photograph is dated January, 1935. Bacheller Street sign is ...


Blue ribbon with silver lettering 'S.P.N.E.A. Twenty-Fifth Anniversary 1910-1925, Honorary Patroness Member For Twenty-Five Years'. Small safety pin on back of ribbon.

95.8.3
Poster
1935 – 1946

Poster: 3-color with half tone of clown (head and shoulders). Text: Gorman Bros. Circus featuring Poodles Hanneford and famous familymstar of screen and circus, Newport, RI

95.8.2
Poster
1935 – 1946

Poster advertising Gorman Bros. Circus. 3-color with half-tone photo of six people, 5 horses; people in formal costume, central figure (Hanneford) in raccoon coat. Text reads: Gorman Bros/Circus/fe...

95.8.1
Poster
1935 – 1946

Poster, 3-color on poster board advertising the Gorman Bros. Circus and Rodeo at Beattie park. Half-tone image of cowboy on horse, holding steer by tail.


A print of Albert Chase, seated at a table with an open book. Print is affixed to a folded mat, with a rope tied at top center. Handwritten text on top of mat reads: "(Cousin) Albert Chase/Town C...


A photograph of a group of people riding donkeys in the Grand Canyon, Arizona; all are facing right overlooking a ridge. Numbers at bottom left corner read: "04.9-35 #9." Photograph is secured in...


Family photo album of Margaret Ballard, sister of Locket Ford Ballard Sr., and aunt of Locket Ford Ballard, Jr. The photographs range from 1934 to 1944 and show the daily life, travels and acquaint...

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...

P154
Print, Photographic
circa 1930 – 1940

Black and white photograph of many men on wharf. Description on back of photograph: J.T. O'Connell docking at his raft on Long Wharf with a load of fish, taken aboard his pleasure boat, from fis...

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...

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