65 Object Results

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2011.15.2
Cap
before 1971

A white net cap bordered with a band of white ribbon. Owned by Mrs. T.E. McLaughlin (Georgia Bright McLaughlin) of Newport, R.I.

P8703
Print, Photographic
October 19 1971

A black and white photograph of a worker on a ladder during the restoration of the Freinds Meeting House. Caption on reverse reads: "INSTALLING NEW JOISTS TO FILL IN LATE STAIR WELL."

P6895
Print, Photographic
September 1971

Greek tanker, Messiniaki Tolmi off Jamestown.


A black and white photograph of the interior of the Great Friends Meeting House during restoration. Four empty windows, a floor, and a balcony are visible.


Matted picture of the Apollo 15 spacecraft and a small fragment of sternpost encased below picture. Label below fragment reads: 'this fragment from the sternpost of captain James Cook's Endeavour w...

2000.43.19
Sign
circa 1971

Operation Clapboard sign. Rectangular wood sign painted white. Text in black paint reads: 'Job Bennett House c.1710'. Image painted in black is an oval containing an acorn and an intertwined O and ...


A printed black and white illustration of the Mary Street Y.M.C.A. Signed at bottom left by Bettie J. Sarantos, 1971. Reverse side of clipping has text and images related to Y.M.C.A. programming.


Black and white photo of the last trip of the Torpedo Station ferry, Aquidneck. Image shows men standing at the back of the boat as it is docked.

2013.19.2
Business Card
1970 – 1978

Oversized pink business card for the Romance of Arielle, a vintage clothing store located on DeBlois Street, off Bellevue. This card advertises mending done by hand.

2013.19.1
Business Card
1970 – 1978

Small blue business card for the Romance of Arielle, a vintage clothing store located on DeBlois Street, off Bellevue.


Replica of the Old Stone Mill made of periwinkle shells of assorted sizes glued to a plaster base and shellacked.

92.31.4
Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Black and white reflective sign angled in at bottom, reads "Stop Pay Toll". From the Newport Bridge,

92.31.3
Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Road sign reading "Speed Limit 40". From the Newport Bridge.

92.31.6
Tollgate
1969 – 1992

Orange and white stripped toll gate, tapered.

92.31.5
Traffic Sign
1969 – 1992

Metal rectangular sign with Newport Bridge logo and arrow to direct traffic. Black, blue and white road sign. Referred to as trail markers.


Toll basket from Newport bridge. Semicircular plastic basket with hole at bottom to allow token to fall into machine.


A photograph album detailing the renovation and restoration of the Francis Malbone House, #392 Thames Street. Mostly black and white photographs, the album shows extensive interior work including b...


Family photo album and scrapbook of Lockett Ford Ballard, Jr. The photographs range from 1966 to 1972 and represent the adolescent and university years of Ballard and his sister, Margaret Ford Ball...

2014.9.1
Scrapbook
circa 1960 – 1991

Scrapbook possibly compiled by Elaine Lorillard. Items were not adhered to the pages, but interleaved between. Items were removed from the scrapbook and cataloged separately. The scrapbook was disp...

P5973
Print, Photographic
circa 1950 – 2000

An aerial photograph depicting Hopedene (built 1899-1902) and its grounds. The house is comprised of dormers, balustrades, a brick exterior, square and arched windows with shutters, and a half-circ...

2000.7.23
Token
1950 – 1999

Fourty brass Mt. Hope bridge tokens wrapped in a white paper roll. One side of token reads 'one fare passenger car or motorcycle'. The other side of token reads 'Mt. Hope Bridge Division', an ancho...

89.9.9+
Pencil
1950 – 1980

Many pencils, imprinted with names of various Newport businesses. Distributed as advertising by merchants in the city. Also one from Coggeshall family reunion 1982, and some campaign give-aways.

2018.002.003
Stein
20th century

Beer stein featuring images of three landmarks of Newport, RI: Forty Steps, The Old Stone Mill, and the Breakers. The background of the stein is almond with each image raised and accented with brow...


A profile of Trinity Churh, looking eastward down Church Street. 


A group of pedestrians overlook firemen extingushing flames on the top story of a building on Broadway. 


A side-view of the Francis Malbone house located on #392 Thames Street, located near Brewer Street.


An overlook of the city of Newport, taken from Calvert School on Broadway looking southwest. 


Man decends from the One Mile Corner trolley on Broadway.


Suited men overlook a group of workers tending to railroad lines on Broadway from Rhode Island Avenue, circa early 20th century. 

2018.002.008
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of the Elms on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a Egyptian man on the bowl of the spoon. The back of the spoo...

2018.002.007
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of the Breakers on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a three acorns on the bowl of the spoon. The back of the ...

2018.002.006
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of Rosecliff on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a grand staircase on the bowl of the spoon. The back of the ...

2018.002.005
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of Marble House on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a face surrounded by sunbeams and framed by fern leaves o...

P9835
Photograph
20th century

Black and white photograph depicting residential and commercial buildings on the east side of Thames Street in Newport, R.I. A stroller is on the sidewalk outside one of the buildings, and awning t...


Sheer, cotton dress with deep V-neck. Patch pockets and turned up cuffs on sleeves. Cutwork decorations on neckline, pockets, shoulders, and cuffs. Snap in front opening of neck to close bodice. 2 ...


Cream and purple tiered dress with purple polonaise/train. Made to resemble a mid to late 18th century polonaise. Bodice has low, square neckline, is shaped with princess seams, and comes to point ...

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