164 Object Results

Decade: Year:
2002.15.4
Diploma
June 18 1942

Roger's High School diploma presented to Henry Anthony Curtis for the completion of the vocational course at Rogers High School. Signed by Chairman Of School Committee, William MacLeod; Principal, ...


WWII ratio book leather pouch with gold American eagle insignia; pouch contains two war ration books. The book for Grace Johnson has four stamps intact; the book for Frederick Johnson has seven sta...


A photograph of World War Two-era draftees seated and standing on the steps of the Colony House, Washington Square. Photograph has a caption reading: "April 23rd 1942 From/Newport County Board No.1".

P9872
Negative
circa 1942

Photographic depicting part of the Coast Guard Station at Castle Hill circa 1942. 

P9871
Negative
circa 1942

Photographic depicting Coast Guard Station at Castle Hill circa 1942. 


War ration book No. three belonged to Susan C. Weaver. Instructions for use on back. Four pages of stamps depicting canons, tanks, boats and planes. '627244 EV' stamped in red on cover. Signed by S...


Black and white photograph of #78 Spring Street showing from "left to right: Dr. Tisdale's (Oliver Tisdall, dentist) house, just at corner, Shea's house (Mary), Miss Swaysey's house (Jeannette Swas...

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...

2010.34.26.2
Uniform
1941 – 1945

A pair of navy blue wool trousers that are part of a U.S. Navy dress uniform. Bell bottom cut. Flap at front closes with 13 buttons (with anchors). Two welted pockets at waistband, one with zipper....

2010.34.26.1
Uniform
1941 – 1945

The top to a U.S. Navy dress jumper from World War II. Made of navy blue wool. Welted front pocket at right front has a yoke across chest and a patch with a gold eagle emblem. Three rows of twill t...


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.

95.30.4
Hat
1940 – 1950

Brown felt with ostrich plume. 


Photograph of naval servicemen marching in a parade. Houses and businesses are visible in the background, including a building with a sign reading "GREETING CARDS."


Photograph of a marching band playing in a parade procession. All musicians are wearing a uniform with a cap. Signage on a building behind a row of spectators reads "GREETING CARDS."


Female Navy servicewomen marching in a parade. Signage on buildings behind a row of spectators reads "GREETING CARDS" and "LAUNDRY."


Photograph of three altar boys in a procession on an unidentified street. Two are holding candles, and one is holding a tall cross. A man wearing a surplice can be seen behind them towards left.

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