215 Object Results

Year:
26.4
Shadow Box
before 1926

Showdow box with a three masted ship. The sails and wake created by the ship are three-dimensional, and strings with beads are used to represent ropes. Encasement is a wooden framed box painted bla...

P10185
Negative
June 28 1926

Photographic negative of the Fir Street Garage, captured from Old Beach Road looking north towards Catherine Street. The photograph shows two structures- a single story garage entrance at 8 Fir Str...

P10184
Negative
June 28 1926

Photographic negative of the Fir Street Garage, captured from Old Beach Road looking north towards Catherine Street. The photograph shows two structures- a single story garage entrance at 8 Fir Str...

P4893
Negative
June 28 1926

Photographic negative of the Fir Street Garage, showing two structures- a single story garage entrance at 8 Fir Street, and a two story adjacent building at 10 Fir Street. A row of automobiles are ...

96.3
Trophy
June 26 1926

Silver President's Cup with engraving "President's Cup awarded to Stuart Duncan for Exhibit Of Strawberries" and "Gift Of Albert C. Burrage President Mass. Horticultural Society For The Most Merite...


A glass plate negative depicting Gustaf Adolf, Crown Prince of Sweden. Photo was taken in Touro Park during the Prince's visit to Newport in June 1926. The Prince is seen standing behind a railin...


A photograph of the arrival of Gustaf Adolf, Crown Prince of Sweden at the Hotel Viking in June 1926. Image depicts two automobiles parked near the hotel's portico; a flag hangs from above.


A Newport Daily News glass plate negative depiciting a crowd gathered for a flag raising at the the Hotel Viking, May, 25, 1926.


A Newport Daily News glass plate negative depiciting a crowd gathered for a flag raising at the Hotel Viking, 1926.


A black and white photograph (printed from an original glass plate negative, NDN 4054) depiciting the exterior of the Hotel Viking from Kay Street. A part of the Jewish Cemetery is visible at far ...


Newport Daily News glass plate negative of the Sunset League opening game. Baseball players, wearing with NTS uniforms or coats, are standing on the baseball field in a row. A man in a suit is faci...


Newport Daily News glass plate negative of the Sunset League opening game. Baseball players, wearing with NTS uniforms or coats, are standing on the baseball field in a row, looking off to the right.


A print made from a Newport Daily News glass plate negative depicting opening day ceremonies for the Sunset League at "The Basin," a Newport baseball field. The batter pictured is Captain Edgar B. ...


Photograph of the Island Park roller coaster in Portsmouth, R.I. The park was destroyed in the hurricane of 1938. 


Photograph of the Island Park roller coaster in Portsmouth, R.I. The park was destroyed in the hurricane of 1938. 


A glass plate negative depicting Beechwood, summer home of the Astor family, under construction. Scaffolding can be seen covering the southern and western elevations of the house, with a pile of de...


Glass plate negative of the Coddington and Sheffield School Kindergarten Orchestra. The children in the orchestra are seen in a classroom, holding their instruments above their heads. 

P10389
Negative
January 8 1926

Negative bird's-eye view looking west, captured from the roof of the Viking Hotel.  The photograph shows the Thayer School, previously Rogers High School, at 95 Church Street.


A ring with filigree details and an octagonally-cut stone, most likely a diamond. Ring was most likely the wedding ring of Mrs. Elizabeth R. Costello of Newport. Possibly from Blaine's, a jewler on...


A photomechanical print featuring the Hotel Viking, located on Bellevue Avenue. Caption at bottom left reads "NEW HOTEL VIKING;" flags can be seen hanging near the hotel's entrance. Original imag...


A black and white photograph depiciting the Hotel Viking in its final stages of construction. Piles of dirt, a ladder, and wood planks are visible. A sign on the corner reads " 'The Viking'/Newpo...


Glass plate negative of the exterior of the Sheffield School at 513 Broadway. The photograph shows the front entrance to the school, as viewed from the corner of Broadway and Vernon ave. 

FIC.2013.90
Compact
1926 – 1936

Red cosmetic compact from the House of Tre-Jur, Inc. The top left corner features the Tre-Jur logo of a bonneted woman using a compact. The bottom right corner is stamped with Tre-Jur as well as th...


Rogers High School Graduation, Class of 1926.


Class photograph of 1926 John Clarke School graduates. All studens are holding rolled diplomas tied with ribbon. There are eight rows of students. The boys are in the front and back rows with the g...


Picture of the John Clarke School Graduates - Class of 1926


10 photographs, black and white featuring surf at Beavertail, various points along Ocean Drive, and a windmill on Hathaway Farm in Portsmouth. Most have a caption and date on reverse.


Newpaper clippings related to the 1924-1925 Rogers High School Basketball Team, including their 1957 Reunion.

2018.012.005
Scrapbook
1923 – 1963

A scrapbook of the life and family of Mrs. John A. Edes [Dorothy Malzacher]. Starting in 1923 with her reign as Miss Newport, the scrapbook continues compiling newspaper clippings and cards from he...


A photograph of "Ashbel", Countess Mansfet, Clarie Tolan, Mrs. King Corley, Anna Sands, Clarie Tolan, and Mrs. Loew at Bailey's Beach. The group is seen standing on the beach in front of a shingle...


A photograph of Jeanne and Eugene Reynal at Bailey's Beach. Jeanne wears a printed shift dress and holds a parasol, while Eugene wears a suit and a boater.


Off white baby's jacket with embroidered details around collar, bottom edge and cuffs.

2013.11
Print, Photographic
circa 1920 – 1940

A collection of photographic prints, including the following: -One oversized photograph of Rogers High School graduates, 1926. -One photographic postcard depicting an unidentified group of school c...


Tourist pamphlet for Newport, RI. Front cover features title above drawing of patrons at Newport Beach. Inside details other tourist destinations in Newport with information as well as popular even...

66.001.009
Name Plate
1920 – 1966

Name plate for a door -- curvy rectangular metal frame with two screw holes. Rectangular plate with white background and blue letters reading "J.S. DEBLOIS." 

94.16.19
Bottle
1920 – 1935

Dairy type, clear, with embossed lettering on front, back, neck and bottom. Embossed on front: 'Aquidneck/ Dairymen's/ Ass'n. Inc/ Newport, R.I./ Registered'. Embossed around neck: 'Aquidneck'. Emb...

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