168 Object Results

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A program for an award ceremony held by the U.S. Maritime Commission. The ceremony recognized "The Management and Employees of Walter Butler Shipbuilders, Inc." for their construction of the (secon...

01.684
Bottle
August 15 1943

Broken champagne bottle wrapped in red, white and blue ribbons, mounted on wooden plaque. Plaque reads: "U.S.S. Newport, launched Aug. 15, 1943, by Walter Butler Shipbuilders Inc., Superior, Wis."

P8868
Negative
January 23 1943

A negative depicting the exterior of Seaview Terrace, Ruggles Avenue.


A mail order catalog produced by Kay's Shoes of Newport. Cover and reverse is printed with illustrated scenes of Newport, including an image of the Old Stone Mill, a naval battleship, and a golfin...


A photograph depicting a speaker at a podium addressing a large audience. Utility poles and a large building are visible in the background. Photo was most likely taken at an award ceremony held b...


A photograph depicting a speaker at a podium addressing an audience. Men in military uniforms can be seen in the first row; an American flag is visible in the background. Photo was most likely ta...


A Christmas postcard depiciting Anne, Emily ("Paddy"), and Elsie Vanderbilt seated in a garden. Addressed to Mr. Alfred Bryan and family.

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...


Army issue khaki canvas, cylindrical bucket, collapses to 3" in height. Metal rings support double layer of cotton: heavy canvas on outside, felted cotton inside. Web handle, also double thicknes...


A photograph of Rogers High School's Class of 1943. Students are seen seated and standing in tiered rows in the school gymnasium. All girls are wearing white dresses, while boys are wearing jacket...


Black and white photo of men working at the Torpedo Station, Goat Island. Image shows men working on torpedos in assembly building. Front of image says "AFTER-BODY ASSEMBLY BLDG. #94 - 1943".

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. 

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