30 Object Results

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2009.3.44
Postcard
before 1907

A postcard depicting the main house at Oakland Farm. Caption along bottom edge reads: "Oakland Farm, Alfred G. Vanderbilt's Residence, Portsmouth, R.I."

2009.3.123
Postcard
before 1916

A photographic postcard depicting a man standing in front of a horse-drawn carriage labeled "H.F. COPELAND./TELEPHONE."


A set of nine postcards documenting the construction of the Bird House on Beacon Hill Road. The cards feature construction photographs with narrative and lists the service providers involved in the...

2010.16
Postcard
November 22 1965

Handwritten postcard from Rear Admiral Samuel Eliot Morison to Anthony Silvestre. The postcard dates to November 22, 1965 and is a response to Anthony Silvestre (then a student) regarding an inquir...

2018.017.001
Postcard
February 13 1965

Photochrome postcard of two boats off in Brenton Cove with Fort Adams visible in the background. There is a rocky outcrop in the right corner. The back has been filled out and sent to "Mr. & Mr...

2009.3.160
Postcard
circa 1952

A color linen-type postcard depicting an aerial view of the U.S. Naval Training Station in Newport (Coaster's Harbor Island). Postcard has a yellow border with text; reverse is postmarked 26 August...


Postcard depicting Thames Street flooded from the Hurricane of 1938. The storefront and sign for Thom McAn Shoes, located at 174 Thames, is visible.


A postcard depicting a color illustration of Purgatory Chasm in Middletown. Reverse states: "Reproduced 1936 for Newport County Tercentenary Commitee by A.H.G. Ward."

2018.027.002
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Color postcard of Washington Square facing towards the Colony House. Back side has divided back and is not used. 

2010.10.1
Postcard
1930 – 1944

Linen-type postcard of the Cliff Walk, declaring it the "most beautiful walk in the world." Visible houses include (left to right) Beach-Mound, Inchiquin, and Beachholm. Reverse has note ...

2009.3.50
Postcard
after 1930

A linen-type color postcard depicting a view of the Cliff Walk from Belmont Beach. Swimmers and beachgoers are visible at foreground; four houses are visible in the background, including (left to r...


A photographic postcard depicting the World War I Memorial Tower (also called the "Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Tower," 1929), Miantonomi Park. Several trees are situated around the monument, in...

2009.3.56
Postcard
circa 1921

A color postcard depicting Roslyn and Wyndham, two houses built for William Grosvenor and Rosa Anne Grosvenor (respectively) on Beacon Hill Road. Postcard depicts both houses from an entrance gate;...

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."

2009.3.67
postcard
circa 1910

A hand-colored postcard depicting Rhode Island Avenue. A young girl is visible towards right; stone walls and a canopy of trees line each side of the street. Caption reads: "LOVER'S LANE. NEWPORT, ...

2009.3.63
Postcard
circa 1909

A color postcard depicting Roslyn and Wyndham, two houses built for William Grosvenor and Rosa Anne Grosvenor (respectively) on Beacon Hill Road. Postcard depicts both houses from an entrance gate ...

2009.3.97
postcards
after 1907

A color postcard depicting Harbour Court; caption reads "HARBOUR COURT, ESTATE OF MRS. JOHN NICHOLAS BROWN, NEWPORT, R.I." Image depicts the house's entrance and a courtyard surrounded by shrubs an...

2009.3.92
postcards
after 1907

A color postcard depicting Lightship LV-39, also referred to as the "Brenton Reef Lightship". A small sailboat is visible in the distance.

2009.3.133
Postcard
after 1907

A color postcard depicting Roslyn and its lawn, Beacon Hill Road. Flowers and a stone wall are visible at foreground; shrubs and trees are visible at center.

2009.3.138
Postcard
after 1907

A color postcard depicting the ballroom at Beechwood, Bellevue Avenue. Caption at bottom reads " 'Ball Room' Beechwood, Mrs. William Astor, Newport, R.I./Made in Germany. Mercury Pub. Co., Newport."

2010.26.4
Postcard
circa 1906

A black and white postcard of Spouting Rock, located near Bailey's Beach. Several houses are visible in the background, including Beachholm (right center) and Seaweed (far right). The date &quo...

2009.3.142
Postcard
after 1906

A color postcard depicting houses on the eastern edge of Bailey's Beach. At foreground (right) is the Richard Baker House, followed by Seaweed, Beachholm, and Beach-Mound. Rocky cliffs are visi...

2018.027.001
Postcard
November 28 1905

Postcard featuring image of Washington Square, Newport, RI. Color image taken facing towards the Brick Market. The back side is address to Miss. Ethel Burbridge, 49 W. 9th St., New York, NY. It is ...

2012.24.2
Postcard
after 1905

A color postcard depicting "The Mercy Home" (earlier Castlewood, built 1905). A large pool and fountain surrounded by flowers is visible at foreground.


Postcard depicting the Old Stone Mill and Channing Monument in Touro Park. Two girls walk along a path in the park.


Postcard with black and white ink drawing of Trinity Church in Newport, RI. Dividing line, place for stamp and postcard are handwritten on the back side in ballpoint pen.


Souvenir folder with various color images of residences in Newport, R.I.


A photographic postcard of the Joseph and William Cozzens House, Farewell Street. Features include a gambrel roof, clapboard siding, and two entrances at center. House is labeled as the "N. Geoffre...


Postcard POSTCARD OF THE OLD STONE MILL AND CHANNIMG MONUMNET, NEWPORT, RI

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