111 Object Results

September 1958

This oversized postcard depicts two yachts participating in an America's Cup race - The Sceptre, "The British Challenger", and the Columbia, "The American Defender". The postcard was produced by th...

August 11 1958


Black and white photograph of the ferry Wildwood. Image shows the side of the ferry at dock. Reverse of photo: "5801840 JUL 24 1958 From: Rhode Island Dept. Publick (sic) Works 211 State Office B...

Black and white photograph of the ferry Hammonton. Image shows the ferry in dock. Reverse of photo has handwritten information: "JUL 24 1958 From:- Rhode Island Dept. Publick (sic) Works 211 Stat...

View of facade of Mid Cliff with stone and shingles covered in ivy. Mid Cliff was built in 1886 for Miss Caroline Ogden Jones with her half brother, Mr. Louis B. McCagg. Man in front mowing lawn.

Vintage cars lined up at the US Naval base in Newport, with the USS Yosemite in the background. 

A photograph of U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower golfing at the Newport Country Club. Several people can be seen standing behind the President, including a man with a "Press" badge.

Stylized Japanese child, pale wood; spherical head w/ painted features is loosely attached to cylindrical body; body decorated w/ a painted figure and Japanese inscription.

Stylized Japanese child, pale wood; spherical head w/ painted features is loosely attached to cylindrical body; body is decorated w/ painted tall ships, pine tree, and Japanese inscription. The dol...

Round white plate, fluted edge, gold rim, black decoration: Newport jazz festival, portraits of Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, stylized sketches of jazz musicians. Balfour logo on ...

USS Edson destroyer.

Cars on display at the Newport Motor Car show at the Naval Base.

Photograph of two men driving an open-roof vehicle. The driver has been identified as owner Ernest R. Johnson of Beverly Mass, and the passenger as Cor. D. K. Herrick, a supply officer for the U.S....

Crew of the (US-16) Columbia, the successful defender of the 1958 America's Cup. The photograph shows Harry Sears (Head of syndicate, Navigator), Briggs Cunningham (Skipper), Rod Stephens, Olin Ste...

Photograph of Carleton Michell aboard the sailboat Columbia.

Oversized photo of Sceptre, 1958. The yacht is under full sail and is heeling towards one side. Sailors, dressed in white, are in the hull. A handwritten title is written in ink on an attached pape...

A photograph signed by the crew of Columbia, defender of the 1958 America's Cup. Photo is labeled "FOR STAN WARD FROM THE CREW OF COLUMBIA." Signatures include John, B.S. Cunningham, Rod Stephens...

Black and white photo of the 1958 crew of the Columbia, America's Cup, 1st defender in 12 meter class. Image is of 11 men on the deck waving to the camera. All are wearing Columbia shirts and whi...

Photograph album of photographs around New England and New Jersey. Photos are adhered with photo corners on beige paper. The cover reads, "Scrap Book" with a string binding.

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...

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...

1950 – 1960

Rust net pill box hat trimmed with amber bead clusters and a hat pin. 

1950 – 1960

Black feather hat over black felt with red feather accents.

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...

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.

Lot of negatives and photographs of "Housing Authority." Collection remains unprocessed.

Color photograph of the stern of a ferry, taken by a passenger on a nearby boat. Most likely taken in Newport Harbor.

Color photograph of the stern of a ferry, taken by a passenger on a nearby boat. Most likely taken in Newport Harbor.

Color photograph of a ferry, possibly from another boat. Most likely taken in Newport Harbor.

circa 1947 – 1960

Lavender felt hat in a mushroom shaoe with a puffed brim sewed in scallop effect. The inner band is made of black grosgrain. Two side combs are attached with elastic cord. "Baker" is embroidered on...

Family photo album and srcapbook of Locket Ford Ballard Sjr., The photographs and newspaper clippings contained range from 1945 to 1970, and relate to the wider Ballard Family. A selection includes...

Family photo album and scrapbook of Locket Ford Ballard, Jr. The photographs range from 1945 to 1966 and represent the accomplishments of his father, Locket Ford Ballard Sr. and family life of a yo...

Color photograph of Washington Square, including the Bank of Newport Building (center). Photograph was taken from the Square, where flowers surround a pool (fountain). Automobiles are parked towa...

1943 – 1960

Soft drink type, medium green bottle, wide ribs on top and bottom. Embossed around middle . No soda is remaining. Embossed: 'Coca-Cola/ Trade Mark / Registered/ min. Contents 6 fl ozs'. (label prin...

Dark blue horsehair pillbox hat trimmed with grosgrain bows and basket woven applied elements. Interior is trimmed with a grosgrain ribbon.

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