106 Object Results

Year:
P5331
Print, Photographic
October 31 1957

B&W photo of Peckham Coal and Oil Company. Photo depicts exterior garages and trucks. Back of photo reads "F.M. Sullivan, 7 Ann Street, Newport, R.I., Photographer, Oct 31 1957." Photo P5656 w...

P5329
Print, Photographic
October 31 1957

B&W photo of Peckham Coal garages. Back of photo reads "F.M. Sullivan, 7 Ann Street, Newport, R.I., Photographer, October 31 1957"


Black and white photo of Peckham Coal and Oil Company. View shows garages and trucks. Back of photo reads "F.M. Sullivan, 7 Ann Street, Newport, R.I., Photographer, Oct - - 1957"

P6118
Print, Photographic
September 1957

Photograph of U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower in a parade in Newport, 1957. The President is seen standing in a convertible and waving to crowds lining both sides of the street (possibly Broadw...

P9028
Print, Photographic
September 1957

Photograph of President Dwight D. Eisenhower waving to crowds from an automobile in a parade-like procession. A young man's profile is visible in the foreground of the frame, as is a police officer...

P9027
Print, Photographic
September 1957

Photograph of President Dwight D. Eisenhower standing in a car and waving to parade spectators. Siginage for the Esso Gas Station on Spring Street is visible in the background. Also visible is the ...

P4511
Photographic print
August 29 1957

Photographic print of the headquarters of the City of Newport Fire Department at 21 West Marlborough Street. 


A color slide depicting a large U.S. Navy vessel in Narragansett Bay (numbered "109"). Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Handwritten label on slide reads "NARRAGANSETT ...


A color slide depicting several U.S. Navy vessels in Narragansett Bay. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Handwritten label on slide reads "NAVY BOATS-NARRAGANSETT BAY-R...


A color slide depicting two large U.S. Navy vessels in Narragansett Bay. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Boats are number "267" and "572." Handwritten label on slide ...


A color slide depicting navy personnel in a boat near Easton's Point. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. St. John the Evangelist Church is visible in the background at f...


A color slide depicting Newport Oil Corporation tanks and Long Wharf. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Visible signs read "Gulf," "Newport Oil Corporation", and "Lum...


A color slide depicting Rose Island in 1957. Slide is labeled "NARRAGANSETT BAY/RHODE ISLAND JUNE 1-1957." Image depicts remaining structures on Rose Island related to the defense of Narragansett...


A color slide depicting Rose Island in 1957. Slide is labeled "NARRAGANSETT BAY-FERRYING TO JAMESTOWN/RHODE ISLAND JUNE-1957." Image depicts remaining structures on Rose Island related to the defen...


Photograph of the 50th reunion of Rogers High School class of 1907, which took place at the Hotel Viking. 


A photograph depicting the exterior of the Joseph and William Cozzens House, located at 57-59 Farewell Street. The house is shown prior to subsequent renovation and restoration, and is covered in s...


Watercolor print of major historic structures in Newport, RI with labels and dates of construction. Matte gold frame. Signed in bottom right corner, copyright noted in bottom left corner. Preservat...


"1675, This is Newport - Newport, Rhode Island, 1895" "Preservation Society of Newport County" "Issued by the Society Copyright, 1957"
Print of original watercolor. Scene depicts Newport hist...


A black and white postcard with serrated edges depicting the Old Stone Mill. Two men can be seen standing at left; the Mill is surrounded by an iron fence. Copyright John T. Hopf.


Photograph of the 1957 reunion of Rogers High School's 1924-1925 basketball team. Men pictured include three players and a coach. From left to right: Bradford Garniss, Joseph Nevins, Alfred Bryan,...


Photograph album of photographs around New England and New Jersey. Photos are adhered with photo corners on beige paper. The cover reads, "Scrap Book" with a string binding.


A Christmas card from Anne and William Vanderbilt. Red text on front of card; photograph (color) in frame in interior. According to a handwritten note found inside, photograph shows Mr. and Mrs. ...

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...

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