5076 Object Results

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D109
Cap (headgear)
before 1843

White infant's cap of very fine cotton. Fancy woven stripe. Drawstring at face and behind ears.

D108
Cap
before 1843

Infant's cap with wadded hood. Green silk like that used in caleches. Trout ruffle also similiar.

2004.15.1
Scrapbook
before 1900

Box 4 contains Miss Elizabeth Swinburne's scrapbook from before 1900. The scrapbook includes many ticket stubs, maps, photographs, postcards, and pressed flowers and leaves from various pleaces thr...


Paper grocery bag with black lettering: 'Julius Sayer, Wholesale & Retail Grocer, 207 Thames St., Directly Opposite Kinsley's Express Office, Newport, R.I. Constantly On Hand Every Description ...

90.12.1
Key
before 1937

Brass key used on the steamship 'Priscilla' for stateroom 232.

D360 AB
Mitt
before 1848

Black net mitts embroidered on hand with a flower flanked by small buds.

99.3.48
Coat
before 1935

Green wool coat lined with black silk. Six buttons on front of coat covered in black cloth with a checkerboard design. Each cuff has three of these checkerboard buttons but they are smaller than th...

20.2.2
Shingle
before 1894

Piece of roof slate with 1 3/4" hole made by a hailstone in a storm on July 14, 1894; small hole to accommodate nail. Marked "10" on the underside. (Hail) "stones were 8" in circumerence and weighe...

93.18.1
Buttonhook
before 1941

Buttonhook, metal, shaped like an axe; stamped on ax-head is word "Seabury", and on the blade the words "Boots and Shoes". An oval opening at the end of he handle is the buttonhook itself.

11.5.1
Deadeye
before 1812

Metal holder with two end rings surrounds round part with 3 large grooves. Tag reads: "Deadeye from man-of-war 'Macedonian' captured by us frigate "United States" on October 25, 1812.

93.10
Streetlamp
before 1880

Upper frame only from street lamp. Glass missing; no pole or ladder support. This lamp was probably from a street corner, as it has a slot on each side for a street name plate.

93.9.1
Nameplate
before 1888

Brass nameplate fragment with part of the name "Bristol" cut stencil style through the plate. The "Bristol", a steamer in the Fall River Line, burned in Newport Harbor in 1888. This plate is dama...


Portrait of Robert B. Cranston, half-length protrait; he wears a black coat with gold buttons, a frilly white shirt, and a black cravat. He has reddish brown hair with large sideburns, and brown ey...

95.1.1
Fragment
before 1861

Architectural Fragment THIN WOODEN FRAGMENT WITH PAPER LABEL ATTACHED. LABEL FADED, SOMEWHAT WATERSTAINED. WOOD RAGGED ON ENDS, SMOOTH ON LONG SIDES. OVERALL VERY SMALL; DEPENDS ON THE INFORMATION ...

01.508
Toy, Car
before 1916

Painted wood model of side pumper, red with black and gold trim; metal pumping mechanism, wooden handles. Solid wooden wheels, smaller front wheels on swivel. Air chamber is reproduction of origina...


Saucer is white with gold around rim, two gold rings in center and "Capt. Hazard" written in gold in the center. Cup is white with gold around inner rim and thin gold ring below; handle has indenta...

25.3
Sculpture
before 1775

Eagle, wooden, painted gold. Originally sat on gateposts of Metcalf Bowler Estate in Portsmouth before the Revolution, later hung on buildings of United States Hotel, Townsend's Coffee House, Hamme...

01.842
Silhouette
before 1833

Full length silhouette of woman (Sarah) facing right. Dressed in 19th century style with long dress, hair up in bun, holding a fan. Black on light paper, no frame. Written on back in pencil: "Befor...


Black and white picture. There is a dock center with seven ships docked to the right and eight docked to the left, several different sizes. There is a parking lot at the front of the picture.


Black and white photo of midshipman Stephen B. Luce in uniform, wearing wide brimmed hat, anchors on lapel, brass buttons. Painted gold wooden frame. Attached tag reads "Midshipman/ Stephen B. Luce...

1854.2.2.2
Program
April 27 2013

Program for the 2nd Annual Newport Craft Beer Festival. Program includes a map of the event and list of participating breweries and restaurants. It also details rules for attending the event. 


Admission ticket for one to the Newport Craft Beer Festival on April 27, 2013 Session 1:12-3PM.


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...

1854.2.1.2
Print
October 15 – 16 2011

Letterpress print created in conjunction with the 'Movable Type' demonstration and exhibition by Kyle Durrie held at the Newport Colony House. The print reads, "Undaunted by tyrants..../We'll die o...


Four architectural drawings on Mylar of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. Two of the drawing are reproductions of the original plans by Louis E. Murphy. The remaining two are updated to show changes t...

P9398
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Negative of photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the north elevation of the ranch style house. The driveway is visible in the photo. One of five originally submitted to...

P9397
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Negative of photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the west elevation of the ranch style house. The driveway and garage are visible in the photo. One of five originally s...

P9396
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Negative of photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the west elevation of the ranch style house. One of five originally submitted to the Newport Historic District Commissi...

P9395
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Negative of photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the east elevation of the ranch style house. One of five originally submitted to the Newport Historic District Commissi...

P9394
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Negative of photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the east elevation of the ranch style house. One of five originally submitted to the Newport Historic District Commissi...

P9393
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Black and white 8 x 10 photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the north elevation of the ranch style house. The driveway is visible in the photo. One of five originally s...

P9392
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Black and white 8 x 10 photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the west elevation of the ranch style house. The driveway and garage are visible in the photo. One of five o...

P9391
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Black and white 8 x 10 photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the west elevation of the ranch style house. One of five originally submitted to the Newport Historic Distri...

P9390
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Black and white 8 x 10 photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the east elevation of the ranch style house. One of five originally submitted to the Newport Historic Distri...

P9389
Print, Photographic
September 2008

Black and white 8 x 10 photograph of 381 Gibbs Avenue, Newport, RI. The photograph shows the east elevation of the ranch style house. One of five originally submitted to the Newport Historic Distri...

2004.13.139
unknown
May 24 2004

PROCLAMATION BY THE MAYOR OF NEWPORT, DAVID F. RODERICK, TO MAKE 5/31/1994 SAMUEL M.C. BARKER DAY (RETIRING PRESIDENT OF NHS)

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