159 Object Results

Year:
P9138
Print, Photographic
August 15 1945

A photograph of spectators watching a parade of military personnel, V-J Day, August 15, 1945. Photograph was taken on Broadway, looking towards Equality Park.

95.2.11
Postcard
August 6 1945

Linen-type postcard, color illustration of the main entrance and gateway to the Breakers, Newport, R.I. The house and main walk are visible through the gate. Beneath the image is printed, "Residenc...

93.41.1
Commission
May 27 1945

Statement of earnings, deductions and net pay for Esther C. Leonard on May 27, 1945 from The U.S. Naval Torpedo Station, Newport, RI. Statement card is pink on white with black dots throughout.


Glass Plate Negative ROGERS HIGH SCHOOL ROOM 114, MARCH 8, 1945. STUDENTS ARE SEATED AT DESKS. IT APPEARS TO BE A GEOGRAPHY, HISTORY OR CIVILIZATIONS CLASS.


Glass Plate Negative ROGERS HIGH SCHOOL, ROOM 114, MARCH 7, 1945. IT APPEARS TO BE A GEOGRAPHY, HISTORY OR CIVILIZATIONS CLASS


Photograph of a uniformed officer, leaning against the wall of a building. A sign above him reads "Automotive Lab C.A. School - Automotive Classroom."

Handwritten below the photograph i...


A photograph of the Brick Market as seen from Long Wharf. Automobiles are parked on both sides of the street; pedestrians are visible at left. Two signs advertising Narragansett Lager and Ale are v...

1987.8.6
Book
circa 1945

A promotional booklet entitled: "An Invitation to the United Nations Organization to Establish Permanent Headquarters in Historic Newport, Rhode Island." Text includes brief histories of Rhode Isla...


A photograph of moored sailboats, an unidentified naval vessel, and a large sailboat with sails unfurled. Possibly related to P9273; buildings are visible in the background.


A photograph depicting a large audience seated on a platform. Railing of platform is decorated with bands printed with stars and stripes, as well as a sign reading "United We Stand". Men in milit...


Glass plate negative of a stairway in the John Gidley House, located at 364 Thames Street. Possibly taken by Jonas Bergner.


A photograph depicting Hunt's Drug Store and the Bay View Hotel in Jamestown after a snow storm. Signage on the drug store reads "Candy," "Ice Cream," "Drugs," "Soda," "Hood's Ice Cream," and "Pre...


Looking west down Church Street.


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...


Circular medal, front depicts the goddess Athena/ Minerva standing on her helmet and the words 'World War II'. The back reads 'United States Of America 1941-1945, Freedom From Fear and Want, Freedo...


Black and white photograph of the Clarke School class of 1945. Photographed labeled on bottom. Fred Petersen, donor, is 9th from the left in the top row. Thin white border around the edge of image....


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...


A black and white aerial photograph depicting Goat Island and the Newport waterfront. The photograph was an official military photograph taken under the heading "U.S. Naval Air Station Quonset Poi...

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...

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.

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