277 Object Results

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Cabinet photograph of Nathan H. Gould. Text printed on the verso of the card indicates it was photographed by D. A. Williams, located at No. 2 Downing Block, Bellevue Avenue, Newport, R.I.

circa 1871

This is a map of Easton Farm copied from an original survey made in 1845. It shows the farm from Mrs. Mary Gibbs estate divided for house lots....

Circular listing summer residents in Newport for the season of 1871, reported by Hazard, Ford & Co.

Dress (garment)
1871 – 1881

White with small gray figure. Muslin. Trim with lace, belt missing.

A matted photograph of traffic on Bellevue Avenue at Bath Road, looking south. Storefronts with striped awnings are visible at left; the Travers Block (completed 1871) is visible at center. Bicycli...

circa 1870 – 1890

Brown velvet toque trimmed with black beading, an ombre ostrich feather, copper filigree ornament, and a black taxidermied bird. The hat also feathers long black velvet lapettes which are worn towa...

A pair of black leather baby boots worn by C.L.F. Robinson (b. July 6, 1874-d. July 9, 1916). Features include a scalloped closure with four black buttons and a twill lining fabric. Leather soles.

Print, Photographic
circa 1870 – 1900

Sepia toned photograph of Willow Street in the Point. Image shows four houses along Willow, including number 27 Willow Street and Number 31 Willow Street (the John Beard House).

Print, Photographic
circa 1870 – 1910

Sepia toned photograph of Caswell Massey Co. on Bellevue Avenue, Casino Block. Photograph shows the front window of the shop with 3 men and one boy standing in front of the doorway. Middle front of...

Print, Photographic
circa 1870 – 1900

Sepia toned photo of Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont. Subject is facing slightly left and wears a dark jacket, white shirt, and dark tie. Photo is oval shaped.

Underskirt of 97.38. Upper part of skirt is a brown, plain weave cotton. Lower part of skirt is a royal blue silk satin. 4 3/4 in. box pleated hem. Seams machine lock stitched, but seam allowances ...

Overskirt of 97.38. Main fabric is brown silk with brocaded blue foliate meanders. Front of skirt opens to reveal underskirt. Opening trimmed with 3 1/2 in. wide blue silk satin. Closes with 2 meta...

1870 – 1890

Gored black skirt with panels of machine-made lace (Possibly Raschel knit, rather than a true lace. Further identification needed). Lace sewn onto white fabric panels 3 1/2 in. wide. Trim of a gath...

1870 – 1880

Print of Gen. Burnside with words written above the image, "Rev. Cook's Picture of Burnside" and "Proof before letters" below. Burnside is shown surrouned by a curtain frame.

1870 – 1920

"Pinner" type, no strings. Blue and white plaid linen.

Bodice of 97.38. Fashion fabric is brown silk with brocaded blue foliate meanders. Lined with three different brown plain weave cottons. Twill tape petersham. Mix of hand and machine stitches. 5 ch...

Bonnet (hat)
1870 – 1890

Black bonnet with straw brim and lacey straw crown, velvet streamers, velvet flower trim, silk under straw crown.

1870 – 1890

Black straw, colored silk flowers, black satin streamers. 

1870 – 1880

Small black lace hat with lace trim streamers and purple ribbon and black flower trim. 

1870 – 1890

Small black milan straw hat with black and white flowers and two long black velvet ribbons. 

1870 – 1890

Black lace and ribbon trim, velvet flowers on top of and under the brim, flat shape. 

D403 ABC
1870 – 1875

Three piece dark blue velvet winter costume. Jacket has bell sleeves, six velvet buttons (three on each side) with braided rope connecting them. Quilted lining. Bodice has long sleeves with large c...

1870 – 1900

Female bust; head tilted down, eyes closed; hair pulled back, but is hanging on shoulders; flowers about breasts and back. Signed, " "Wm. G. Turner. Sc." Donor is the artist's nephew.

1870 – 1882

Nightstick: policeman's wooden club, lathe-turned with incised rings on handle, hole below grip ring for strap; strap missing. Belonged to Eugene Barker of Hall(?) Ave., policeman killed in line of...

Round female profile bust faces left; long wavy hair which holds a rose; relief sculpture. In a frame.

Three pale pink water lilies amid pads of various shades of green and dark pink, enclosed with a narrow border of white and a wider border of dark blue. John La Farge, artist (1835-1910). Made in N...

A photographic print of the Thomas Gold Appleton House (circa 1870), as seen in George C. Mason's "Newport and Its Cottages" (1875). House has a large porch covered in vines or ivy; exterior has de...

Richard Baker's villa, "Westcliff," at Bailey's Beach. Constructed circa 1870; photo by Clarence Stanhope (d. 1923).

Sheet music
1869 – 1911

Sheet music, "Respectfully dedicated to the Heroine of New Port Lime Rock, Miss Ida Lewis." The cover features an illustration of Ida Lewis standing with Lime Rock Lighthouse in the background, as ...

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Stamp, Notary
1869 – 1889

Two parts of a seal embosser. It reads, "Francis Brinley/Newport, RI/Notary Public" Made in Newport.

1869 – 1889

Appears to be 1/2 of a seal embosser. Marked with "Francis Brinley/State Of Rhode Island/A Commissioner of Deeds For The State of Rhode Island, City and County of Newport". Made in Newport.

1869 – 1889

Appears to be the top of a testimonial weight (?)."Francis Brinley/State of Rhode Island/A Commissioner of Deeds For The State of Rhode Island, City and County of Newport". Made in Newport.

2 bodices with a skirt belt. Bright green; ribbed silk. Originally trimmed with lace. Made by Worth, 7 Rue de la Paix, Paris, France

1867 – 1890

Ladies white day cap, trimmed with lace. Cap unfolds to form one flat piece. Carelessly made, probably for costume, but good style.

1867 – 1888

Large brass key used for state room on the steamer 'Bristol'. Key was for room #123. The 'Bristol' was launched in 1867; it had 220 state rooms; it burned at long wharf in December 1888.

Account book with entries dating from 1866 through 1875, primarily documenting purchases of advertisements and printings, though some earlier entries concern purchases of feed and meal.


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