178 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...

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 at "The Basin," a Newport baseball field. The batter pictured is Captain Edgar B. Larimer of the Torpedo...


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 d...


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...

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...


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.


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...

94.16.18
Bottle
1920 – 1937

Dairy type, white, ribbed neck, embossed label inlaid circle. Two circles on both sides of neck with letters. Embossed letters on back and bottom. Embossed inside pressed circle: 'J.P. Fritz/ Islan...

94.16.17
Bottle
1920 – 1937

Half pint dairy, clear, embossed on one side, scalloped edged ribbed neck, embossed circle on bottom. Embossed side: 'half Pint Liquid/ Island Creamery/ Newport RI/ embossed inside pressed circle, ...


Flat rectangular hinged silver change purse with chain handle; spring loaded holders for nickels and dimes; snap catch; raised floral design on lid.

96.42.5
Bottle
1920 – 1940

A half pint bottle for milk or cream. On side: "Half Pint/Tmfc. Co/14." on back side of bottle: "Mass/T/Seal"

96.42.4
bottle
1920 – 1940

A quart milk bottle from the Aquidneck Dairy, Newport, RI. Around neck of bottle: "Aquidneck/Aquidneck/Dairymen's/Ass'n., Inc./Newport, RI/Registered." on bottom: "TMFC Co."


Bed cover, ecru lace, netting and embroidered panels with various floral motifs. Body of piece has central panel, embroidered, encircled with lace panel. Several other, smaller panels also on body...

2010.10.8
Postcard
circa 1915 – 1930

A color postcard of Beacon Hill House; caption reads "RESIDENCE OF COMMODORE JAMES, NEWPORT, R.I." No marks or writing appear on reverse.

2010.10.11
Postcard
circa 1915 – 1928

A color postcard of St. Joseph's Church. Two reversed postmarks appear on the front. The number "108772" appears in the lower right corner. Ink handwriting appears on the reverse, with a reference ...

2010.10.12
Postcard
circa 1915 – 1930

Postcard of St. Augustin Church (labeled as "St. Augustine" in the caption), located on Eastnor Road in Newport. The number "34676" appears in the lower right corner. No writing or other marks appe...

2010.10.13
Postcard
circa 1915 – 1930

A color postcard with a white border depicting Marble House and its entrance drive. No writing is on reverse. Caption refers to the house as "MARBLE PALACE."

2010.10.22
Postcard
circa 1915 – 1930

Postcard of the Cliff Walk near Ochre Point. Gateposts to The Breakers can be seen at far left; a description of the image is printed on reverse.

2013.12.21
Postcard
1915 – 1930

Postcard with color image of Bellevue Avenue in Newport, R.I. Reverse side is blank with short description of front image in the top left corner.

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