196 Object Results

before 1936

A linen-type postcard depicting a view from the Cliff Walk. Caption reads: "THE CLIFFS, ALONG THE CLIFF WALK, NEWPORT, R.I." The reverse has a handwritten message and is postmarked July 7, 1936.

A photograph of houses on Levin Street, looking west. The steeple of St. Mary's Church is visible in the background; an automobile can be seen at far right. Photograph by Jonas Bergner (1859-1936).

A sepia tone photograph of Newport Hospital nursing staff. The seven women at center are in nursing uniforms, including starched hats and white high-collared dresses. The woman at far left wears ...

Print, Photographic
November 16 1936

Photograph of a performance of Grand Minstrel's Auspices with performers in blackface, St. Augustine's Rosary.

Glass plate negative
September 20 1936

Photograph of the dedication of Cardines Field on September 20 1936. The photograph shows a group of men in uniform, saluting next to a wreath-adorned plaque that reads 'Bernardo Cardines Memorial ...

September 4 1936

Program for the Navy Relief Ball, September 4, 1936, Newport, RI,

September 1936

Linen-type postcard, color illustration of the surf along Clff Walk the Duke Estate in Newport, R.I. The back contains a note from Joy, U.E. to Carfman, H.E., Mr.

Advertisement for "Gay Nineties Night" on Sunday, July 19, 1936 at the Newport Casino as part of the Pop Concerts series.

Place card for E. Gosling with a feathered parrot. Back side reads "Claire Tracy-Nells/Bridal Party/Hotel Viking/July 4, 1936".

Program for 'A Variety Revue and Dance' presented by Newport Council No. 256, Knights of Columbus, held at the De La Salle Auditorium on April 23-24, 1936.

February 1936

Program for the 'Fifth Annual Minstrels', a performance by the students of De La Salle Academy in Newport, RI, held at the De La Salle Auditorium on February 12-13, 1936. The production was directe...

Photographic print of the business at Farewell Street and Broadway. Several automobiles are parked outside the storefronts.

circa 1936

This is a map of major roads and highways in Connecticut in 1936.

circa 1936

This is a map drawn by Phillips Booth, showing Rhode Island's South County, its towns and places of interest. It was drawn for Rhode Island's tercentennial as a visitor's guide. 

circa 1936

A postcard depiciting a drawing of the Seventh Day Baptist Meeting House. The Colony House is visible in the background. Drawing by Lloyd Manuel, 1936. Drawing uses major elements of an earlier ...

circa 1936

Framed pastel showing boats view approaching a commercial wharf. Possibly of the Newport side of the Jamestown Ferry Dock. Artist is questionable.

Sampler commemorating Rhode Island's tercentennial. Shows various buildings in Newport: Colony House in center, Brick Market in lower left corner, Redwood Library in lower right corner -- all surro...

Postcard featuring a print of Newport harbor, as reproduced from an unidentified pamphlet originally published in 1860. Sailboats, a steam ferry, the Rose Island lighthouse and and downtown Newport...

Memorial Day Parade on Thames Street in Newport, Rhode Island in 1936. Children's band marches down street in miliary uniforms. On the street are signs for Royal Spa and Cannevin & Potter.

Photograph album of the Jelke and Boyd family vacation to Northern Europe (Russia, Scandinavia, and England) in 1936. The first part of the album contains street scenes, palaces, and groups around ...

Postcard of the Redwood Library's front entrance. This postcard was reprinted for the Tercentary Committee in 1936. The back fetures a description of the Redwood Library's architecture "from a pamp...

A postcard depicting a color illustration of Purgatory Chasm in Middletown. Reverse states: "Reproduced 1936 for Newport County Tercentenary Commitee by A.H.G. Ward."

A color postcard depicting a 19th century view of the Old Stone Mill. The illustration appears to be a hand-tinted engraving; it is a reproduction of an image "From a pamphlet printed around 1860....

A Christmas card from William and Anne Vanderbilt. Printed on inside and outside with an illustration of two elephants in winter clothing on a sled.

A color postcard depicting a 19th century view of the Old Stone Mill. The illustration appears to be a hand-tinted engraving; it is a reproduction of an image "From a pamphlet printed around 1860."...

A color postcard depicting an engraving of Washington Square (c. 1860). The postcard was printed to commemorate Newport's tercentenary. Subjects include the Colony House, Mall, Washington Square,...

Light blue ribbon with gold writing "1636 Direct Descendant of Roger Williams 1936" with gold pin.

Square souvenir silk scarf celebrating the city of Newport's tercentenary. Newport buildings line the scarf's border. The scarf is hand-hemmed on 3 stars.


Wooden sign with frame. Sign is painted with a light beige color, the frame with a faded pink color in the upper center of the sign is a circular plague (made of pewter) which says around the edges...

Pageant at Coaster's Harbor Island 1936

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

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...

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.

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...

Collection of photographic prints, many attributed to Samuel Kerschner, showing various Newport scenes and groups including bathers at Easton's beach, the YMCA building, shoppers at the Armory, dam...

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.

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