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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...

September 10 1859

Print engraving of Old Stone Mill from the front page of a German weekly, Frank Leslies Illustrated Weekly.

Aqua blue ribbon, Newport settlement sea. "Welcome Home 23d August 1859"; Fringe along sides.

Aqua blue silk ribbon w/ Newport scene and a settled 1639 seal; ribbon reads; 'Welcome Home 23d August 1859'; fringe on sides.

April 16 1859

Painted black wooden frame; glass over print, which reads: "at a meeting of boat builders held April 16th, 1859, the following scale of prices was established." The notice goes on to discuss prices...

Eight ribbons from the Daughters of the American Revolution, YMCA, and Welcome Home Newport. Ribbons were pasted into an album at some point with 61.5. Two items appear to be missing from gift.

Wood piece with writing on it: piece of the original timber of the "Lawrence", Com. O.H. Perry's flag ship on Lake Erie 10th of September, 1813. Taken from the Wreck 1859. "Newport, RI/Thos. Brow...

1859 – 1949

Color portrait of Mary M.S. Robinson 1859-1949 on a gold plate, gold trim around photo, curved dark wooden frame. Tag reads "Brown and Saltmarsh Inc, Stationers, Concord, NH"

Sandalwood calling card case in raised relief. One side of case depicts a lion surrounded by large flowers and leaves. The other side depicts a peacock in the same setting. The top of the case woul...


Sword and Commissions presented by Congress of the United States by Resolutions of Jan. 6 1814, to William V. Taylor second in command at the Battle of Lake Erie and who died a Captain of the U. S....

1858 – 1859

"Tyer" type pinafore. Pink printed cotton, calico, apron with long sleeves, belted back. Meant for a child. Made by Mrs. George Spencer in about 1858.

Apple green ribbed silk shirt and bodice with white satin flowers, lace collar. Eight white satin buttons remain out of ten buttons on front of bodice. Back of skirt is longer than the front. Flowe...

1857 – 1861

Small, possibly leather bound ledger from the Langly family. Accounting mostly shows commerce involving sugar, molasses, potatoes, oil and possibly barrel making supplies.

Black and white sheet music cover of 'Sounds From The Old Stone Mill' by Bishop. Image is of the Old Stone Mill. In pencil in left upper corner '500/1621O'. Stamped in upper right corner '163'. Low...

Fine cotton full fashion stockings. Foot, toe and heel to top of stockings are of plain knit. Instep to calf is of a lace and mesh design with no hem.

Pin made up of two large triangular pieces joined together by a metal chain. Both triangular shaped pieces are inlaid with blue, green, yellow and peach color enamel. At the bottom of each triangle...

1856 – 1969

Two cylindrical wooden pencils, stained brown, unsharpened. Stamped with 940/Eagle School Slate/Eagle Pencil Co/New York.

circa 1855

White muslin embroidered for ruffle. Unfinished, showing manner of laying out work.

Six swatches of various shapes, sizes and colors: blue striped, green and black checked, brown striped, two pink, purple with stripes.

circa 1855

Pastel print above title and explanation: "First Landing of Americans in Japan Under Commodore M. C. Perry at Gore-hama, July 14, 1853." print is in a black frame, glazed. Published by E. Brown, Jr...

circa 1855

Lithograph "Landing of Commodore Perry, Officers and Men of the Squadron". Pastel print above title and explanation: landing of Commodore Perry, officers and men of the squadron to meet the imperia...

Urn, Coffee
January 1 1855

Coffee urn presented to William Vernon, President of the Newport Bank Company by its stockholders onJanuary 1, 1855.

White wedding bonnet made of shirred silk.

D384 AB
Dress, Wedding
1855 – 1865

Blue and Gray striped silk wedding dress with perpendicular gold stripes. Blue fringe and lace trim. Bodice and skirt separate. Lace collar and cuff basted on piece of Georgettee to simulate unders...

White linen short sleeve shirt with lace edge around sleeves and neck. Very small buttons on shoulders. Worn by Edward L. Spencer, made by Mrs. George Spencer about 1855.

Wood-framed school slate, frame perforated for counting pegs and marked for use as a ruler; slae marked with guide-lines for penmanship, indented for chalk rest. Used by the taylor family between 1...

Set is in the rococo revival style. Body and lid are ornamented with flowers and scrolls, worked in repoussé and chasing. Two cast foliate handles on body, one on lid. Pedestal base with cast scrol...

Set is in rococo revival style. Low, urn-shaped, pointed oval bowls with two strap handles. Ornamented with flowers and scrolls, worked in repoussé and chasing, and gold wash on bowl interiors. Ped...

Set is in rococo revival style. Domed lids are ornamented with flowers and scrolls, worked in repoussé with chasing. The stands hold clear glass liners. Repoussé stands have four cast foliate feet ...

Set is in rococo revival style. Gravy boats or sauceboats have flowers and scrolls worked in repoussé and chasing, with an engraved horse's head, anchor and inscription "Presented to Commodore Matt...

Set is in rococo revival style. The smooth oval bowls have an anchor and a horse's head engraved on the side. Dishes have cast foot rims with scrolled feet and cast foliate handles. Along the rim o...

Set is in rococo revival style. Round bowl is ornamented with flowers and scrolls, worked in repoussé with chasing. Pedestal base with gadrooned rolled moldings on foot, collar and edge of bowl. En...

Set is in rococo revival style. Round bowl is ornamented with flowers and scrolls, worked in repoussé and chasing. Pedestal foot with cast foot rim with four scrolled feet. Gadrooned rolled molding...

Set is in rococo revival style. Smooth-surfaced bowl has wavy edges and a gold-wash interior. Pedestal base with cast foliate foot trim with four scrolled feet. Bowl engraved with an anchor and hor...

Set is in rococo revival style. Urn-shaped body of ewer has flowers and scrolls worked in repoussé and chasing, and leaf motif and ivory insulation rings. Hinged lid with finial. Pedestal foot with...

Set is in the rococo revival style. Urn is ornamented with flowers and scrolls, worked repoussé and chasing. Urn has two handles in the rustic style with grape and leaf motifs, and a separate lid w...

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