108 Object Results

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A photograph of the Union Congregational Church, located on Division Street.


Black and white interior of Bannister House, Middletown, RI. Image shows hallway and staircase from the first floor.

P68
Print, Photographic
April 15 1955

A black and white photograph depicting a block of Marlborough Street in 1955. George's Liquor Store is closest to foreground; an alley behind the store is also seen. Further down the street, sign...


A photograph depicting the Bestoso and Butterton Electric Company. Features include a clapboard exterior with large storefront windows.


Blueprint detailing a plan for alterations for the house of Mrs. Henry Rhett. This residence is most likely located at 14 Whitfield Place in Newport (see 2014.9.2). The plans are drawn by Royal Bar...


Blueprint detailing a plan for a garage for the residence of Mrs. Henry Rhett. This residence is most likely located at 14 Whitfield Place in Newport (see 2014.9.2). The plans are drawn by Royal Ba...


Black and white photograph of the horns section of the Farmingdale High School Dance Band, possibly from Farmingdale, Long Island.


A photograph of a group picnicking around a wooden table on the grounds of the Great Friends Meeting House. Image is associated with a series of photographs depicting activities at the "Old Rec".
2009.3.156
Postcard
circa 1955

A color postcard depicting the ocean (eastern) facade of The Breakers. Two women are seen standing on the lawn at foreground; a significant portion of the house is covered in ivy. Printed caption o...


A mint green linen cocktail napkin with hemstitched (drawn thread work) border. Stylized image of the gates at Bonniecrest (1912-1918) is printed on front (brown color).


An aerial photograph of the Mary Street Parking Lot. Adjacent structures on Church Street (top) and Thames Street (right) are visible.


A photograph of a fire at the Newport Casino's restaurant (Tennis Hall of Fame). Smoke is visible around a shingled tower topped by a domed roof; flames are visible throughout. A stream of water ca...


A photograph of a fire at the Newport Casino's restaurant (Tennis Hall of Fame), as seen from Memorial Boulevard. Automobiles are visible at foreground; several houses are visible in the background...


A photograph of a large gathering in Washington Square. The Army and Navy Y.M.C.A. is visible at foreground; men in naval uniforms are standing outside. Tents line the street beside the Square, a...


A photograph depicting the corner of Farewell Street and Broadway. Lalli's Periodicals (Lalli's News) is located at foreground, followed by Scott's Hardware (William B. Scott and Co.) and the Colo...


A snapshot photograph of new construction at Hazard's Beach after Hurricane Carol (1954). A row of pipes can be seen at foreground; a pavilion, bathhouses, and construction equipment can be seen i...


A photograph of The Cedars, located at the corner of Catherine Street and Greenough Place. Three automobiles are parked near the house; the house and grounds are covered in snow. The Cedars was o...


A photograph depicting Thames Street near Mill Street, circa 1950s. Visible businesses include a variety store (right) with toys, games, and sporting goods, Star Clothing Co., the Midtown Spa, and...


A photograph of the Humble Gas and Service Station at the intersection of Court House, Spring, and Touro Streets. Signs on building read "TIRE SALE 50% OFF"," "SEASON'S GREETINGS," and "Happy Moto...


A photograph of the Humble Gas and Service Station at the intersection of Court House, Spring, and Touro Streets. Signs on building read "TIRE," "SEASON'S GREETINGS," and "Happy Motor[ing]." Dire...


A photograph depicting the northwest corner of Franklin Street at Spring Street. Jim's Market can be seen on the corner, while the Bestoso and Butterton Electric Company can be seen at far left.


A photograph of the Cook(e) House on the corner of Thames and Green Streets, then the El Comedor Grille. The building has a gambrel roof, dormers, and a 1930s-era entrance. Signage promotes both...


Aerial of Church Street.


Print of original watercolor. Scene depicts 18 buildings from downtown historic Bristol. Each house is very meticulously detailed and labeled with the name or owner and the year it was built. Inclu...


Newport Daily News Calendar, 1955, featuring an illustration of The Dennis House drawn by John Howard Benson. Two staples are present from where the calendar sheets oncec were. No monthly calendar ...


Ninety-seven page program from the 1955 Newport Jazz Festival. Front cover reads "Newport Jazz Festival 1955" in red, yellow and purple. Front cover also has a black and white image of chairs and m...


Line of antique cars at the Newport Motorcar Festival.


36 Kodachrome slides of Newport, RI


Black and white photograph of Spring Street. Reverse of photo: "Looking down Mill Street - from old Cong. Meeting house steps - at houses on north side Mill Street, - from 1 (upper right) at west ...

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...


Oversized photograph of Elaine Lorillard admist conversation. She is pointing to something out of the photo's frame.


Black and white photograph of Louis Lorillard and Pierrepont Johnson leaning against a handrail.

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.

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