100 Object Results

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A matted portrait photograph of Frederick H. Prince (1959-1963), who is wearing a dark cravat and a white shirt. A handwritten note on reverse reads: "Dear Doris/Here is a friend of yours/that hop...


Architectural drawing of front elevation for a ranch house built for Mr. and Mrs. Edward Prescott located at the corner of Old Beach Road and Gibbs Avenue.


Architectural drawing of foundation plan for a ranch house built for Mr. and Mrs. Edward Prescott located at the corner of Old Beach Road and Gibbs Avenue.


Architectural drawing of floor plan for a ranch house built for Mr. and Mrs. Edward Prescott located at the corner of Old Beach Road and Gibbs Avenue.

FIC.2016.005
Menu
August 1953

Menu from the Hotel Viking, 1953.


Wharf view.


Wharf view.

FIC.2020.002
Map
circa 1953

This is a map of Newport, folded inside a pamphlet about sites of interest in Newport.  The pamphlet contains descriptions and photos of these places as well as advertisements. 


A black and white photograph depicting the crew of several small fishing boats, part of the John Mack Fishing Company. A large net has been pulled up between the boats, and baskets of fish are bein...


Small cream colored invitation which reads, "Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Dudley Auchincloss/request the honour of your presence/at the marriage of Mrs. Hugh Auchincloss' daughter/Jacqueline Lee Bouvier/to th...

P2418
Photograph
1953 – 1954

A photograph of a crew of fishermen aboard a Mack Fishing Company boat. The five men are pulling a large net filled with fish towards their vessel.


A black and white photograph depicting a waterfront shed in use by the John Mack Fishing Company. A vessel named "Nora" is visible at right. The shed is situated on the edge of a pier, an...

P2425
P2425
1953 – 1954

A photographic print depicting John Mack Fishing Company workers hauling a basket of fish aboard a vessel. Man at foreground wears a hat with a floppy brim, gloves, and a jacket; man in background ...

2010.34.24
Card, Trade
circa 1950 – 1960

An advertising card in the shape of Santa Claus. Printed in color, with Santa in a red suit holding a sack of toys and a paper reading "Seasons Greetings." Reverse is a printed advertisement for ...


A Christmas postcard depicting a young boy (possibly William H. Vanderbilt, Jr.) in a rowboat labeled "PADDLE TO THE SEA." Made for William and Anne Vanderbilt. Red text, appearing as handwriting...

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...

95.30.140
Hat
1950 – 1960

Rust net pill box hat trimmed with amber bead clusters and a hat pin. 

95.30.23
Hat
1950 – 1960

Black feather hat over black felt with red feather accents.

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.


Lot of negatives and photographs of "Housing Authority." Collection remains unprocessed.


Color photograph of the stern of a ferry, taken by a passenger on a nearby boat. Most likely taken in Newport Harbor.


Color photograph of the stern of a ferry, taken by a passenger on a nearby boat. Most likely taken in Newport Harbor.


Color photograph of a ferry, possibly from another boat. Most likely taken in Newport Harbor.

91.49.5
Hat
circa 1947 – 1960

Lavender felt hat in a mushroom shaoe with a puffed brim sewed in scallop effect. The inner band is made of black grosgrain. Two side combs are attached with elastic cord. "Baker" is embroidered on...


Family photo album and srcapbook of Locket Ford Ballard Sjr., The photographs and newspaper clippings contained range from 1945 to 1970, and relate to the wider Ballard Family. A selection includes...


Family photo album and scrapbook of Locket Ford Ballard, Jr. The photographs range from 1945 to 1966 and represent the accomplishments of his father, Locket Ford Ballard Sr. and family life of a yo...


Color photograph of Washington Square, including the Bank of Newport Building (center). Photograph was taken from the Square, where flowers surround a pool (fountain). Automobiles are parked towa...

94.16.16
Bottle
1943 – 1960

Soft drink type, medium green bottle, wide ribs on top and bottom. Embossed around middle . No soda is remaining. Embossed: 'Coca-Cola/ Trade Mark / Registered/ min. Contents 6 fl ozs'. (label prin...


Dark blue horsehair pillbox hat trimmed with grosgrain bows and basket woven applied elements. Interior is trimmed with a grosgrain ribbon.


Photograph of naval servicemen marching in a parade. Houses and businesses are visible in the background, including a building with a sign reading "GREETING CARDS."


Photograph of a marching band playing in a parade procession. All musicians are wearing a uniform with a cap. Signage on a building behind a row of spectators reads "GREETING CARDS."


Female Navy servicewomen marching in a parade. Signage on buildings behind a row of spectators reads "GREETING CARDS" and "LAUNDRY."


Photograph of three altar boys in a procession on an unidentified street. Two are holding candles, and one is holding a tall cross. A man wearing a surplice can be seen behind them towards left.

95.16.9
Ashtray
1938 – 1955

Clear glass ashtray, round with projecting squared edge, slots at corners to rest cigarettes. Red center with white text and illustration of store front. Text: "Aidinoff's Liquor Store/Newport's fa...

FIC.2014.299
Hat
circa 1930 – 1960

Pillbox hat comprised of maroon and pink velvet gathered into an asymetrical silhouette. Hat interior features black netting and two combs affixed at the left and right of the hat.

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