144 Object Results

Year:
FIC.2019.110
Map
circa 1946

This is a map of Newport that shows streets and places of interest. There is a key of "Places to See" that includes the Old State House, the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House, the Redwood Library and more....

FIC.2019.076
Map
circa 1946

Map emphasizes Newport's summer colony and principle points of interest, especially the Mile Post Restaurant. Map also includes text with descriptions of some of these sites. 


Automatic pencil shaped like a torpedo, with propellers at top. Incised near head and below propeller.


Photograph of Frederick H. Prince riding a horse with other unknown companions. Tall hedges are visible in the background.


"Goat Island Torpedo Station in Newport Waterfront 1946" "Waterfront" crossed out, replaced with "harbor". Tag featuring price of work, "$300.00".
Watercolor painting of the Goat Island Torpe...


Water color, "Old coal yard, Newport Harbor," 1946 by Mary Staley.


A Christmas postcard depicting William H. Vanderbilt, Jr. as a toddler, wearing overalls and standing near a picket fence. Sent from the Vanderbilts to Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Bryan. Red text, appea...


Photograph of Frederick H. Prince riding a horse with other unknown companions. A house and other buildings are visible in the background. Note at top center reads: "Dear Charlie/Please don't for...


A photograph of a Memorial Day parade in an unidentified location, 1946. Several rows of women and men in naval uniforms can be seen walking by spectators at right. Two boys with bicycles and an ...


Family photo album and srcapbook of Locket Ford Ballard Sjr., The photographs and newspaper clippings contained range from 1945 to 1970, and relate to the wider Ballard Family. A selection includes...


Family photo album and scrapbook of Locket Ford Ballard, Jr. The photographs range from 1945 to 1966 and represent the accomplishments of his father, Locket Ford Ballard Sr. and family life of a yo...


A photograph of twenty-four Newport, Rhode Island city officials. The group is in three rows (front row seated). There are twenty-three men and one female. The United States flag is hanging on the ...


Color photograph of Washington Square, including the Bank of Newport Building (center). Photograph was taken from the Square, where flowers surround a pool (fountain). Automobiles are parked towa...

94.16.16
Bottle
1943 – 1960

Soft drink type, medium green bottle, wide ribs on top and bottom. Embossed around middle . No soda is remaining. Embossed: 'Coca-Cola/ Trade Mark / Registered/ min. Contents 6 fl ozs'. (label prin...

93.80.2
business card
1942 – 1946

A business card for "Joseph N. Stanley/Councilman". Text below name reads: "Chief Gunners Mate, Ret./United States Navy" and "101 Kay Street/Newport, R.I.". Mr. Stanley was a councilman for the Thi...


Photograph of the west side of Second Street looking south from Elm Street in Newport. A woman is walking on the sidewalk, and a car is in the street.


Dark blue horsehair pillbox hat trimmed with grosgrain bows and basket woven applied elements. Interior is trimmed with a grosgrain ribbon.

FIC.2014.115
Lapel Pin
1940 – 1950

Pin from the Rhode Island Civil Defense. Circular blue pin with white triangle and red CD inside. 


Three pins owned by Nestor Gerbeville, a civil defense warden. One is the state seal of Rhode Island, and the second is a small round blue button with a red and white striped triangle. The third is...

2006.9.17
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

View of Redwood Library.

2006.9.16
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Carved out area with candle (used in conjuntion with lantern woodcut).

2006.9.15
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Female silhouette in middle of heart pierced by an arrow

2006.9.14
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Great Friends Meeting House

2006.9.13
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Looks like Old Stone Mill with tall building on top. Inititals "KC" in lower left.

2006.9.12
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Flower

2006.9.11
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Flower with stem and leaves

2006.9.10
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Ship at sea, initials "KC" in lower left.

2006.9.9
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

View of Prescott House

2006.9.8
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Colony House facade and "KC" initials in lower left

2006.9.7
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Hanging lantern, holly-branch decoration at upper left and lower right.

2006.9.6
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Rendering of artist's pallet and paint brushes on lower section, shop sign or plaque on top.

2006.9.5
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Clapboarded building flanked by parts of other buildings on either side. Initials "KC" on lower left.

2006.9.4
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Church -looks like Trinity Church. Initials "KC" on lower left.

2006.9.3
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Depiction of windmill

2006.9.2
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Woodcut of interior scene fireplace/ hearth, sofa, chair

2006.9.1
Block, Wood
1940 – 1950

Wood cut of Old Stone Mill.

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