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A photograph of the reference materials and framed documents at the Newport Historical Society, located on the balcony of the Seventh Day Meeting House (south wall). Reverse suggests that photo wa...


A photograph of a staircase inside the Gidley-Breese House. The house was located on the corner of Thames and Gidley Streets. Two buckets are seen hanging from the stairs at top right. The door tow...


A photograph of the interior (believed to be the dining room) of the Gidley-Breese House. The house was located at the corner of Thames and Gidley Streets. The picture has a fireplace, three chairs...


A photograph of the "living room" of the Gidley-Breese House, located at the corner of Thames and Gidley Streets. Objects in the room include a fireplace, chairs, an upholstered chair, lamps, pictu...

89.1.4
Admission Ticket
October 14 1902

Purple colored ticket for the Grand Social of Newport Central Labor Union at Odd Fellows Hall October 14, 1902 for the benefit of the striking coal miners, with music by Harry K. Howard Orchestra. ...


Undated photographic print of three women posing next to an automobile, likely captured between 1900-1910. The women are wearing ankle length dresses or coats, and wide brimmed hats.

P4173
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

A photomechanical print depicting houses along the southernmost portion of the Cliff Walk, including (from left to right) Ocean View (Ogden Mills House), the Mary Bell Estate, Edgecliff, Gull Rock,...

P4168
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

An image removed from an album of Newport points of interest, depicting the ocean-facing (southeastern) facade of The Breakers. Caption at bottom left reads: 'THE BREAKERS'-MRS. CORNELIUS VANDERBIL...

P4161
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1905

A photomechanical print featuring sunbathers and swimmers at Easton's Beach. The Cliff Walk is located at left; the silhouette of The Breakers is visible in the distance at center. Caption at botto...

P4177
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

A printed image depiciting the Oliver Hazard Perry Monument in Washington Square. A fountain and a flower bed are visible at foreground; a bandstand is visible in the background. Several people a...

P4169
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

An image removed from an album of Newport points of interest, depicting seven mansions surrounded by illustrations of roses. Mansions shown include Beacon Rock, Vinland, Rosecliff, Belmead, Beechb...

P4163
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

An image removed from an album of Newport points of interest, depicting a carriage passing by the gates of the Elms. Caption on image reads "BELLEVUE AVE."

P4179
Print, Photomechanical
circa 1902 – 1915

A photograph depicting Bailey's Beach and its clubhouse looking south. The clubhouse is seen expanded; a floating dock and bathers are visible at far left. Crossways and High Tide can be seen on...


A glass plate negative depicting Chetwode, a house completed in 1903 for Mrs. William Storrs Wells. A side facade is shown; features include a paved drive with curbs and surrounded by low shrubs. ...


A glass plate negative depicting Chetwode, a house completed in 1903 for Mrs. William Storrs Wells. The Bellevue Avenue facade is shown, which includes architectural elements such as three carved a...

94.16.13
Bottle
1902 – 1905

Soft drink type, clear, embossed letters on fromt with E & S J monogram . Type label inside circle of letters. Embossed inside pressed circle on front 'Registered/ J. Engel & Son/ Newport, ...

94.16.12
Bottle
1902 – 1905

Soft drink type, clear, embossed letters on front with monogram, initials inside circle of letters. Embossed on one side 'Registered Carbonated Spring Water/ Newport, R.I.'. Inside this circle labe...


Portrait painting of Mrs. Henry Audley Clarke, nee Frances Randolph Wood. Bust portrait of woman with short white hair; hazel eyes and thin lips; wearing black dress with white lace and v-shaped ne...


Photograph of a ship with three masts in full sail. Photo is mounted on thick cardstock. Image shows USS Monogahela, used as a training ship from 1891-1904, both for Naval Academy midshipmen out of...


Photograph of automobiles at Bailey's Beach. Houses are visible at left and right, including High Tide in the distance at far left.


A photograph of Barbara Norman, 1902. Barbara is seen standing in front of tall stalks; she wears a light colored dress with a dropped waistband.

2010.10.9
Postcard
circa 1901 – 1907

A color postcard of the Cliff Walk. Anglesea is visible at right; a small pavilion or outbuilding is visible at center. No writing or other marks appear on reverse.

67.6.8
Postcard
1901 – 1907

Postcard depicting the Redwood Library from Bellevue Avenue. Women in dresses with parasols and men in suits and hats amble and converse on the sidewalk outside the front entrance. No note on reverse.

2006.21.1
Postcard
1901 – 1907

Color postcard of the circular driveway and front entrance of Marble House. Code at bottom right is "303". Back of card is clean, with no handwriting.

2010.10.7
Postcard
1901 – 1907

Black and white postcard depicting the rear facade of The Elms. No writing or marks appear on the reverse.

2010.10.17
Postcard
1901 – 1907

A color postcard of the rear facade of The Breakers, labeled "CORNELIUS VANDERBILT HOUSE." No writing or other marks on reverse.

2010.10.20
Postcard
1901 – 1907

A portrait-oriented postcard of Purgatory Chasm, Middletown.

92.58.1
Sign
1901 – 1926

Pine board, part of sign that originally read "Croquet and Tennis" and hung on Brick Market during the time Daniel Sullivan had his store there. Sign now says only "croquet and ten." See p. 291 for...


Portrait photograph of William Bacheller. Subject is seated, wearing a corduroy suit with black necktie. He is wearing a pince-nez, and has a well coiffed mustache. 


Photograph shows William Bacheller seated in a wooden chair with patterned cloth cushion. He is engaged in reading. To the right of the subject is a large furnace, which spans the height of the ima...

FIC.2014.312
Waistcoat (garment)
circa 1900 – 1950

Cream colored Faille waistcoat. Two welt pockets on each side, for a total of four pockets. Four self-covered buttons down the front. Plain weave, coarser fabric on back. Lined with very tightly wo...

2010.34.32
Collar
circa 1900 – 1930

A leather bag containing a collection of assorted collars. Manufacturers include Arrow and Welch, Margetson, and Co. Ltd. of London. Almost all collars are stamped to hand-labeled "HMC" or "H.M. ...

2007.14 AB
apron (main garment)
circa 1900 – 1948

Ivory masonic apron and woven case. Apron is square with triangular overlay. Tie is linen fabric tape. Case is rectangular fabric with pink and green floral motif.

P9073
Negative, Glass Plate
circa 1900 – 1915

A glass plate negative depicting workers paving Thames Street (view of west Thames, looking north). Spectators line both sides of the street; visible businesses include the Star Theatre, the London...

P9072
Negative, Glass Plate
circa 1900 – 1915

A glass plate negative depicting workers paving Thames Street (view of west Thames, looking north). Spectators line both sides of the street; visible businesses include the Star Theatre, the Londo...

P2572
Print, Photographic
circa 1900 – 1940

A black and white photograph of the Robinson House on Washington Street.

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