346 Object Results

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A matted photograph depicting St. Joseph's Church (Zion Episcopal Church), St. Joseph's Rectory, and a house from Washington Square. Benches are visible at foreground.

2006.15.6
Trophy (object)
October 9 1920

Small trophy with two handles. Front is engraved with "Green End Gun Club vs. Naval Officers Oct. 2 1920 won by Green End score 198."


Small trophy with two handles. Front is engraved with 'Green End Gun Club vs. Naval Officers Oct. 2 1920 won by Green End score 198.'

96.4. A-D
Trophy
September 1920

Covered silver prize dish with lid, the Joseph Breck & Sons Prize. Engraved With "Newport Horticultural Society, Sept 1920, Joseph Breck & Sons Prize For Best Collection Of 12 Distinct Kind...


An aerial photograph depicting downtown Newport in 1920, Hugh L. Willoughby. Visible sights include Government Landing (bottom left), Trinity Church, St. Mary's Church, and the U.S. Post Office (Th...


Photographic negative of the Fir Street, showing a chain drive delivery truck for Andrews Express. The driver, possibly Harry Andrews, is seen seated next to a dog.


Photographic negative of the Fir Street, looking south from Catherine Street. The Andrews Express Co. building and 5 Fir Street are in view. 


Rhode Island militia dressed in Navy Reserve uniforms march down the street as onlookers watch the parade. 


Tiered skirt of 1 in. wide grosgrain ribbon and machine embroidered net. Embroidery in pink, green, and tan yarns. Underskirt pink silk crepe. Crepe extends above waist of skirt approximately 8 in....

2012.45.2
scrapbook
circa 1920

Black canvas scrapbook of printed material clippings. Cover reads, "Pictures belonging to Esther Auchincloss".

97.10.1
Postcard
circa 1920

Washington Square, Newport circa 1920

D497
Dress
circa 1920

Black, charmeuese satin.

74.13.2
Postcard
circa 1920

A postcard depicting vessels, both moored and active, in Brenton Cove. Two boats with large masts can be seen moored at foreground. A steamship can be seen at left, while a groups of smaller boat...

74.13.1
Postcard
circa 1920

A tinted postcard depicting boats moored in Newport's inner harbor. Most boats do not have sails unfurled. The U.S. Naval Torpedo Station on Goat Island can be seen in the background.

97.24.1.53
Postcard
circa 1920

A color postcard depicting the Fall River Line (1847-1937) steamships Rhode Island and Pilgrim, docked at Fox Point in Providence. The ships are docked side by side along a pier. A building on the ...

2009.3.54
Postcard
circa 1920

A color postcard depicting the entrance pavillion at Newport Beach, c. 1920. The pavillion is comprised of four square towers topped with finials. The four towers are connected by a series of walls...

67.6.11
Postcard
circa 1920

A sepia-tone postcard depicting a copy of an original c. 1830 engraving of the Colony House by William G. Wall (see 2004.13.53).

01.680 A
Model
circa 1920

One masted catboat model with closed in deck. boat painted white with yellow trim and green below the waterline. Mast is set forward from boom.

2000.25 AB
Model
circa 1920

(A) toy sewing machine that could actually sew clothes for a doll. (B) clamp to fasten sewing machine to table top. Body and base plate are painted green, red and gold with birds, flowers, fruit ...


Metal erector set, Meccano. Parts are various shapes and sizes. Included is instruction booklet in French. Belonged to Ade Bethune, was kept in a shoebox.


Radio transmitter made of pieces of various materials of varying shapes and sizes. All the pieces are connected to a thin piece of wood that rests on two other pieces of wood. Maker's first name is...

93.16.1
Wristwatch
circa 1920

White metal watch; long octagon shape; case & face chased. Swiss made. Mary Staley's first watch, acquired in China. Said to be like watch seen in movie "The First Emperor" about China.


Box, cardboard and paper, for medicinal powders. From Downing Brothers Pharmacists, 42 And 44 Broadway, Newport. Box is of lightweight cardboard with paper label on top. Paper label says, imprinted...


Fishing pole (A) with cylindrical shaft, butt section has carved concentric rings, shaft is missing 2 eyelets, one remains. The bottom of the shaft is wrapped with string above the reel. The reel ...


Oakland Farm riding ring during a B.I.K.C Show (dog show). 

P9536
Transparency
circa 1920

A color glass transparency depicting the south facade of Berry Hill. Note on transparency sleeve reads: "View North from Rocks".

P9537
Transparency
circa 1920

A color glass transparency depicting a view over a rock garden at Berry Hill, looking towards Hammersmith Farm and Fort Adams.

P9538
Transparency
circa 1920

A color glass transparency depicting Arnold Hague's rock garden at Berry Hill.

P9539
Transparency
circa 1920

A color glass transparency depicting Berry Hill, looking towards Fort Adams (north-northwest). According to note on the transparency sleeve, the view is "...along high cliff, east face of 'The Rock...


A photograph of a man, most likely Michael J. Smith, with a dog. The pair is standing in front of the M.J. Smith Automobile and Carriage Painting garage on Middleton Avenue.


A glass plate negative depicting Bellevue Avenue, looking north near the corner of Redwood Street. The Newton Block is visible in distance; the Muenchinger-King Hotel is visible towards foreground...


A black and white photograph depiciting the rear of the Maxon (Maxson) House on Barney Street. Construction is taking place at foreground after the demolition of a barn.


A black and white photograph depiciting Spring Street, looking north. A row of shingled houses, including the Maxon (Maxson) House, are seen at foreground. The steeple of United Baptist Church ca...


A black and white photograph depiciting the north side of Barney Street, looking towards the Colony House. The Maxon (Maxson) House is seen at the corner of Spring Street, followed by a barn and t...


A black and white photograph depiciting the Maxon (Maxson) House at the corner of Spring and Barney Streets. The Shortline Bus Station is visible in the background. Construction is taking place a...


A black and white photograph depiciting the Maxon (Maxson) House at the corner of Spring and Barney Streets. The Shortline Bus Station is visible in the background. Construction is taking place a...

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