226 Object Results

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A photograph depicting buildings along Long Wharf; signs reading "Beadleston & Woerz/Ales & Porter", "Junk Store", and "Wm. B. Groff/Boats to Let" are visible throughout. A pedestrian is wa...


A matted photograph depicting Long Wharf. A man wearing a bowler hat is walking on a sidewalk at right; a horse-drawn carriage is visible at center. Road appears to be covered in dirt; utility pole...


A matted photograph depicting houses along the southernmost portion of the Cliff Walk, including (from left to right) the Mary Bell Estate, Edgecliff, Gull Rock, and Reef Point. A narrow dock situa...


A matted photograph depicting Anglesea, a house located on Ruggles Avenue at the Cliff Walk. Label on reverse refers to the house as "Mrs Frederic Pearson's villa"; architectural features include a...


A matted photograph depicting Washington Square, looking east towards the Oliver Hazard Perry Monument. A parterre in the shape of an anchor is visible at foreground; a pool surrounded by flowers i...


A matted photograph depicting buildings along Spring Street at the intersection of Mill Street. A fire hydrant and a streetlamp are visible at foreground; signs for Thomas E. Shea's Plumbing and "P...


A matted photograph depicting a street railroad car traveling down Levin Street near St. Mary's Church (see left). Road is covered in snow; signs on car read "BROADWAY" and "SNOW BIRD".


A photograph depicting buildings at the U.S. Naval Torpedo Station, Goat Island. The buildings form a long corridor, and are connected by an overhead walkway. Large pipe-like materials are visible ...


A photograph of houses on Goat Island, looking south towards Newport and Fort Adams. A large garden and a clothesline are visible at foreground; long military buildings border the western edge of t...


A photograph of the Sixth Green at the Newport Country Club. A mound with sand is visible at foreground; workers are seen tending to the grounds at center. Houses are visible in the distance at lef...


A group of eight men and two women sit around a table counting votes for the Miss Newport contest. Two childlen outside are peering into the window on the left. Baskets of votes surround the table.

96.47.3
Flatiron
March 13 1923

Very heavy electric iron, wooden handle, no cord. Marked with: "automatic iron/100-110volts 600 watts/s. No. 395664 type a pat. March 13, 23/ Westinghouse Electric & Mfg. Co./... Mansfield, Ohi...

P9548
Print, Photographic
circa 1923 – 1924

A photograph of Mrs. Gladys Carr Bolhouse and her dog "Bobby" on the Cliff Walk near the Chinese Tea House (Marble House). The Tea House is covered with boards; a large tree is visible at left.


A black and white photograph of the airship USS Shenandoah (ZR-1) moored to a naval vessel, most likely off Newport.

2018.012.005
Scrapbook
1923 – 1963

A scrapbook of the life and family of Mrs. John A. Edes [Dorothy Malzacher]. Starting in 1923 with her reign as Miss Newport, the scrapbook continues compiling newspaper clippings and cards from he...


A group of seven women posing on the steps of the Old Colony House possibly for the American Legion Carnival or Miss Newport contest. The women are dressed in costume with the center women seated i...


A group of six women modeling sleep wear for the Boston Store.


A group of six women modeling fur coats for the Boston Store fashion show. There are two lamps on either side of the women.


A view of the Congdon House from intersection of Broadway and Calvertt Street (1923). 


Photograph album of the Eagle's Nest property in Newport, Rhode Island, and photographs of the James Hallam Boyd family. House is owned by Frazier Jelke. Scrapbook is in two parts. The first part c...


An image of the steeple of Trinity Church. The steeple dominates the center of the paper. On the right, parts of buildings can be seen. Street light on the left. Power lines in the lower half of th...


A photograph of "Ashbel", Countess Mansfet, Clarie Tolan, Mrs. King Corley, Anna Sands, Clarie Tolan, and Mrs. Loew at Bailey's Beach. The group is seen standing on the beach in front of a shingle...


A photograph of Jeanne and Eugene Reynal at Bailey's Beach. Jeanne wears a printed shift dress and holds a parasol, while Eugene wears a suit and a boater.


A sepia tone photograph of architect George Champlin Mason, Jr. in 1923. Mason wears spectacles, a tie, a waistcoat, and a tweed jacket.


Tourist pamphlet for Newport, RI. Front cover features title above drawing of patrons at Newport Beach. Inside details other tourist destinations in Newport with information as well as popular even...

66.001.009
Name Plate
1920 – 1966

Name plate for a door -- curvy rectangular metal frame with two screw holes. Rectangular plate with white background and blue letters reading "J.S. DEBLOIS." 

94.16.19
Bottle
1920 – 1935

Dairy type, clear, with embossed lettering on front, back, neck and bottom. Embossed on front: 'Aquidneck/ Dairymen's/ Ass'n. Inc/ Newport, R.I./ Registered'. Embossed around neck: 'Aquidneck'. Emb...

94.16.18
Bottle
1920 – 1937

Dairy type, white, ribbed neck, embossed label inlaid circle. Two circles on both sides of neck with letters. Embossed letters on back and bottom. Embossed inside pressed circle: 'J.P. Fritz/ Islan...

94.16.17
Bottle
1920 – 1937

Half pint dairy, clear, embossed on one side, scalloped edged ribbed neck, embossed circle on bottom. Embossed side: 'half Pint Liquid/ Island Creamery/ Newport RI/ embossed inside pressed circle, ...


Flat rectangular hinged silver change purse with chain handle; spring loaded holders for nickels and dimes; snap catch; raised floral design on lid.

96.42.5
Bottle
1920 – 1940

A half pint bottle for milk or cream. On side: "Half Pint/Tmfc. Co/14." on back side of bottle: "Mass/T/Seal"

96.42.4
bottle
1920 – 1940

A quart milk bottle from the Aquidneck Dairy, Newport, RI. Around neck of bottle: "Aquidneck/Aquidneck/Dairymen's/Ass'n., Inc./Newport, RI/Registered." on bottom: "TMFC Co."


Bed cover, ecru lace, netting and embroidered panels with various floral motifs. Body of piece has central panel, embroidered, encircled with lace panel. Several other, smaller panels also on body...

2009.10.1.7
jacket (garment)
circa 1917 – 1925

A tan jacket (part of suit) made of dupioni silk (possibly a blend). Details include wide lapels with additional brown silk flaps (alternating rib and satin weave). This same fabric is used for cuf...


A tan dupioni silk belt or waistband that is part of a suit. Measures 1 3/4 " wide. Completely separate from the suit it matches, the belt has a bound buttonhole and a self-fabric button. Its fabri...


A tan dupioni silk skirt (possibly a blend) that is part of a suit. The skirt has an overall rectangular design, with small gathers at waist on one side and a flat waist on the other. Both sides ha...

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