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2010.33.2
Postcard
before 1907

A photographic postcard depicting farmworkers and horses working in an open field at Oakland Farm, Portsmouth. Caption on image reads: "OAKLAND FARM PORTSMOUTH R.I. 1089".


A ceramic tankard made to commemorate Rogers High School's centennial (1973). A circular seal with school's coat of arms is printed on face. Manufactured by Balfour; imprint on bottom reads "MADE I...


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 Christmas card from Mrs. Moses Taylor (Mrs. Edith Bishop Taylor, later Nicholson) of Glen Farm, Portsmouth. Printed text on interior reads: "A Merry Christmas/from/Mrs. Moses Taylor". Image on fr...


A Glen Farm Fire Department badge. Badge has a circular medallion with a fire engine at center. The number "1" appears at bottom; an eagle with the year "1933" appears at top.


A navy tank bathing suit made of a knit worsted wool. Includes a modesty skirt with trunks underneath. Straps form a "Y" at back. Machine serged seams.


A navy tank-style bathing suit made of a knit wool. Includes a modesty panel with trunks underneath. Straps form a "U" shape at back. Machine serged seams.


A certificate given to Mary Manchester from the "Order of the Patrons of Husbandry" (National Grange). The certificate confers a "Degree of Ceres" through a "Assembly of the Priests of Demeter." Th...


Framed black and white photograph portrait of Mr. Gay of Broadway in Newport, RI. Dark brown stained wood circular frame. On the back is written in pencil, "Great Aunt Emma Chase worked for this ma...


A studio photograph of Mary Manchester Mitchell, located in a folded paper frame. Mrs. Mitchell is seen wearing glasses, a necklace, and a pleated bodice. "JHCorey/1919" is written in pencil at b...

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...


A matted photograph of Mary Manchester Mitchell, seen seated on an elaborately carved wooden chair and wearing a shirtwaist, skirt, and glasses. Photograph taken by J.A. Corey of Middletown (see ...

2010.33.1
Postcard
1907 – 1915

A color postcard depicting the main house at Oakland Farm, owned by Alfred Vanderbilt.


A matted studio photograph depicting Francis Howard Chase of Portsmouth, seen wearing a suit with starched collar, jacket, tie, waistcoat, and trousers.


A matted photograph depicting Mary Manchester Mitchell of Portsmouth, seen wearing a dress with pleated sleeves and decoration at bodice and center front. Image was taken in the studio of J. Rugen...


Black wool wedding suit once belonging to Cora Bryant Thayer. Includes jacket, silk blouse and skirt.


A cabinet photograph of an unidentified woman, most likely a friend or relative of the Penelope Chase Bryan Family. Woman is wearing a striped dress with leg-of-mutton sleeves and ruffles around t...


A matted photograph depicting a group of men and women picnicking around a long table. Two American flags are visible at left. Mat is textured and has a border with embossed stars.

2009.10.3
bonnet (hat)
circa 1840 – 1860

A gray silk bonnet with long ties (19 inches). The bonnet is comprised of a stiff brim (about 4-5 inches wide, lined with a sheer silk fabric) and a gathered portion at rear. A stiff open weave fab...


Deborah Barker Chase’s Quaker satin wedding gown with silk shawl. Also worn by S. Priscilla Bryant Chase at Eldridge Colonial Tea and Colonial Tea at Hicks.


White lacy bonnet with flowers at brim.


Red and black knit hat with a small black pom pom on top.


A Christmas card from Mrs. Moses Taylor (Mrs. Edith Bishop Taylor, later Nicholson) of Glen Farm, Portsmouth. Front of card has a black and white printed illustration of a yacht near land with palm...


A Portsmouth Police constable's badge. Attached with a pin on reverse.


A metal shoehorn engraved with the following text: "Phi-Bates, Traditional Shotes for Men." An engraved shield with the letter "B" is located to the left of the text.


A metal shoehorn with a hole and loop of string at its top. The text "RICHARD BULLOCK/FINE FOOT WEAR/NEWPORT, R.I." is stamped into metal at bottom.


A metal shoehorn, painted black. Shoehorn has a hole at top end; the letters "...MMER'S" are stamped into metal at top.


An ice pick with a wooden handle. Handle is stamped with various text on all sides, including "E[dward].S. PECKHAM COAL AND ICE CO." and "PHONE 1884".


An ice pick with circular handle. Labeled "WHEELER ICE CO./PHONE NEWPORT 2796" on front, "SERVICE" on reverse.


A group of twenty-seven men's detachable shirt collars. Most have a handwritten or stamped "HMC" monogram. Collars were most likely owned by Herbert Manton Chase; most were found in a circular bro...


An unidentified sleeveless garment made of an ivory plain weave fabric, most likely a corset cover. Garment has a reinforced waistline with four darts and an opening down center back with four butt...


A straw boater hat trimmed with black grosgrain ribbon, which is tied at one side. Interior of crown is lined with a piece of cream-colored fabric printed with the word "Franklin" and a crest/insig...


A sleeveless shirt made of an ivory satin weave fabric. Floral couched embroidery with ivory thread on back and front. Waistband is 3 3/4 inches. One side of shirt has a decorative fold of fabric a...


A long sleeved shirt made of an ivory net fabric. Features include a scoop neckline, six tucks at shoulder line (three each side), and a long ruffle which is attached at collar and with two snaps a...

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