295 Object Results

Decade:
2010.10.23
Postcard
before 1950

A linen-type postcard of houses on the Cliff Walk near Belmont Beach. Featured are the homes of T.S. Taylor (Honeysuckle Lodge), C. Ogden Jones (Mid Cliff), and J.R. Drexel (Fairholme). The revers...

2010.10.24
Postcard
before 1952

A linen-type postcard of the Old Stone Mill in Touro Park; a house is visible in the background. Caption reads: "ANCIENT VIKING TOWER." The reverse has handwriting, a printed description, and a p...

2009.22.1
Viewbook
before 1950

Purple souvenir book featuring photographs of Newport attractions. Title page reads, "Newport Rhode Island, Street Scenes, Principle Residences and Places of Interest". Published by David Rubin in ...


A matted portrait photograph of Frederick H. Prince (1959-1963), who is wearing a dark cravat and a white shirt. A handwritten note on reverse reads: "Dear Doris/Here is a friend of yours/that hop...


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.


A black and white snapshot of Rogers High School, 1959. Photograph features the exterior of the school's auditorium (under dome at center), parking lot, and covered pedestrian walkway. Two buses ...

2002.8.14
unknown
August 11 1958

Booklet BOOKLET: 'THE NEWPORTER' AUGUST 11, 1955 VOL.IX NO.4


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...


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.


Newport Motorcar Festival.


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...

P5331
Print, Photographic
October 31 1957

B&W photo of Peckham Coal and Oil Company. Photo depicts exterior garages and trucks. Back of photo reads "F.M. Sullivan, 7 Ann Street, Newport, R.I., Photographer, Oct 31 1957." Photo P5656 w...

P5329
Print, Photographic
October 31 1957

B&W photo of Peckham Coal garages. Back of photo reads "F.M. Sullivan, 7 Ann Street, Newport, R.I., Photographer, October 31 1957"


Black and white photo of Peckham Coal and Oil Company. View shows garages and trucks. Back of photo reads "F.M. Sullivan, 7 Ann Street, Newport, R.I., Photographer, Oct - - 1957"

P6118
Print, Photographic
September 1957

Photograph of U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower in a parade in Newport, 1957. The President is seen standing in a convertible and waving to crowds lining both sides of the street (possibly Broadw...

P9028
Print, Photographic
September 1957

Photograph of President Dwight D. Eisenhower waving to crowds from an automobile in a parade-like procession. A young man's profile is visible in the foreground of the frame, as is a police officer...

P9027
Print, Photographic
September 1957

Photograph of President Dwight D. Eisenhower standing in a car and waving to parade spectators. Siginage for the Esso Gas Station on Spring Street is visible in the background. Also visible is the ...


A color slide depicting a large U.S. Navy vessel in Narragansett Bay (numbered "109"). Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Handwritten label on slide reads "NARRAGANSETT ...


A color slide depicting several U.S. Navy vessels in Narragansett Bay. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Handwritten label on slide reads "NAVY BOATS-NARRAGANSETT BAY-R...


A color slide depicting two large U.S. Navy vessels in Narragansett Bay. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Boats are number "267" and "572." Handwritten label on slide ...


A color slide depicting navy personnelĀ in a boat near Easton's Point. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. St. John the Evangelist Church is visible in the background at f...


A color slide depicting Newport Oil Corporation tanks and Long Wharf. Image was most likely taken en route to Jamestown via a ferry. Visible signs read "Gulf," "Newport Oil Corporation", and "Lum...


A color slide depicting Rose Island in 1957. Slide is labeled "NARRAGANSETT BAY/RHODE ISLAND JUNE 1-1957." Image depicts remaining structures on Rose Island related to the defense of Narragansett...


A color slide depicting Rose Island in 1957. Slide is labeled "NARRAGANSETT BAY-FERRYING TO JAMESTOWN/RHODE ISLAND JUNE-1957." Image depicts remaining structures on Rose Island related to the defen...


A photograph depicting the exterior of the Joseph and William Cozzens House, located at 57-59 Farewell Street. The house is shown prior to subsequent renovation and restoration, and is covered in s...


Watercolor print of major historic structures in Newport, RI with labels and dates of construction. Matte gold frame. Signed in bottom right corner, copyright noted in bottom left corner. Preservat...


"1675, This is Newport - Newport, Rhode Island, 1895" "Preservation Society of Newport County" "Issued by the Society Copyright, 1957"
Print of original watercolor. Scene depicts Newport hist...

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