508 Object Results

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Man decends from the One Mile Corner trolley on Broadway.


Suited men overlook a group of workers tending to railroad lines on Broadway from Rhode Island Avenue, circa early 20th century. 

2018.002.008
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of the Elms on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a Egyptian man on the bowl of the spoon. The back of the spoo...

2018.002.007
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of the Breakers on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a three acorns on the bowl of the spoon. The back of the ...

2018.002.006
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of Rosecliff on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a grand staircase on the bowl of the spoon. The back of the ...

2018.002.005
Spoon
20th century

Pewter souvenir teaspoon with an imprint of Marble House on the top of the handle. Newport, RI is written on the handle with a engraving of a face surrounded by sunbeams and framed by fern leaves o...

P9835
Photograph
20th century

Black and white photograph depicting residential and commercial buildings on the east side of Thames Street in Newport, R.I. A stroller is on the sidewalk outside one of the buildings, and awning t...


Sheer, cotton dress with deep V-neck. Patch pockets and turned up cuffs on sleeves. Cutwork decorations on neckline, pockets, shoulders, and cuffs. Snap in front opening of neck to close bodice. 2 ...


Cream and purple tiered dress with purple polonaise/train. Made to resemble a mid to late 18th century polonaise. Bodice has low, square neckline, is shaped with princess seams, and comes to point ...


Pink straw hat with wide brim and deep crown, coarsely woven with a glossy finish and trimmed with a pink silk ribbon twisted and tied in a bow around the crown.


M. Stein's Cosmetic Co. grease paint stick.

2011.7.3
Pajamas
1900 – 1940

White cotton pajama pants with drawstring waist with button fly. Straight legs. Label at back under waistband in red embroidery, "Saks Fifth Avenue B".

2011.7.7
Shirt, Dress
1900 – 1940

White cotton shirt with wide placket front with two sets of button holes for studs. Band collar with holes for studs and at back for detachable collar. "GD 982" stamped inside collar four times and...

D518
Necktie
20th century

Lady's necktie with pink embroidery. Made of muslin.

2008.7.13
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the Naval Training Station. Front readfs: "TELEPHONE EXCHANGE AND OFFICER'S QUARTERS NEWPORT, R.I." Image shows several buildings along a street. Reverse: "Pub. by Herz Bros."

2008.7.12
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the Naval Training Station. Front reads: "THE ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, NAVAL TRAINING STATION, NEWPORT, RI" Image depics men and women walking down a tree-lined path. There is a U...

2008.7.11
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the Naval Training Station. Front reads: "DRILL GROUNDS, NAVAL TRAINING STATION, NEWPORT, R.I." Image shows two buildings and groups of men participating in drills. Flag visible i...

2008.7.10
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of naval recruits. Front reads: "NAVAL RECRUITS AT THE NEWPORT NAVAL TRAINING STATION/ SPELLING THE WORD 'VICTORY' IN SEMAPHORE." Image depicts seven men holding red flags standing o...

2008.7.9
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the Naval Training Station. Front reads: "NAVAL TRAINING STATION, BARRACKS NO. 1 & 2, NEWPORT, R.I." Image depicts recruits walking in front of the buildings. Reverse reads: "...

2008.7.8
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the Naval Training Station. Front reads: "NAVAL TRAINING STATION, BARRACKS B. AND COMMISSARY DEPT., NEWPORT, R.I." Image shows buildings on the edge of the water.

2008.7.7
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of officers' quarters at Naval Training Station. Front reads: "OFFICERS' QUARTERS AS SEEN FROM THE ATHLETIC FIELD NAVAL TRAINING STATION, NEWPORT, R.I." Reverse reads: "Naval Trainin...

2008.7.6
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard depicting naval recruits at Newport Naval Training Station. Front reads: "NAVAL RECRUITS AT NEWPORT NAVAL TRAINING STATION." Reverse: "Pub. by Herz Bros., Newport, R.I." Image is of ...

2008.7.5
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the front entrance to Easton's Beach. Front reads: "PUBLIC ENTRANCE TO BEACH, NEWPORT, R.I." Postcard shows people walking to entrance as well as cars dropping people off at the e...

2008.7.4
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of bathers on Easton's Beach. Front of postcard reads: "SUN BATHING, NEWPORT BEACH, NEWPORT, R.I. 108769" Reverse reads "C.T. AMERICAN ART COLORED"

2008.7.3
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the interior and exterior of Touro Synagogue. Front reads: "The Oldest Jewish Synagogue in America/TOURO SYNAGOGUE/Newport, R.I." Published by B. Settle Co., Newport, R.I. Reverse...

2008.7.2
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of the exterior and interior of Touro Synagogue. Front of postcard reads "103:-INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR OF THE OLDEST JEWISH SYNAGOGUE/IN AMERICA, NEWPORT, R.I." Reverse states: "Pub. b...

2008.7.1
Postcard
20th century

Color postcard of U.S. Naval Base, Newport, RI. Reverse caption reads: "U.S. NAVAL BASE, Newport, R.I./COASTERS HARBOR ISLAND in foreground with/ Naval War College and Headquarters, U.S. Naval/ Ba...

2005.2.34
Stamp (tool)
20th century

Wooden stamp with a metal plate with an image of the Newport Historical Society Headquarters building from bottom of Touro Street.

W 116.1
Bowl (vessel)
20th century

Reddish brown bowl; short rim around edge. Marked with 'Old Sturbridge Village'; '51.4.18'

W 82.1
Sugar Bowl
20th century

Beige glaze sugar bowl with handle on side and matching cover. Stout and round in shape. Marked on the bottom with "51.26.20." From the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard house.

W 91.1
Mixing Bowl
20th century

Light brown glaze earthenware bowl; heavy round bowl. Marked with "Bennington Potter's Bennington Vermont 1365H". Cost was $13.50.

95.30.31
Hat
1900 – 1930

Maroon velvet hat with velvet leaves and flowers.

D607
Pumps
1900 – 1950

Pair of ivory grosgrain silk shoes with gold satin banding. Large bow at ankles, smaller bows at top of foot that laces down to the toe. Large bows at ankles covers up two buttons. White leather li...

D606
Pumps (shoes)
1900 – 1950

Pair of ladies spectator leather pumps in black and white. Made of calf with black ribbon laces and a 2.25 inch heel.

D605
Shoes (footwear)
1900 – 1950

Pair of silk brocade shoes with a leaf and vine motif, brown and red on a gold background, three slits cut into fabric on each side of shoe meet at top of foot and are tied together with a ribbon.

D604 AB
Pumps (shoes)
1900 – 1950

Pair of gold leather pumps with a small gold bow at the top of the foot with a rhinestone in the middle of the bow, pointed toes. 2.5 inch heels. Marked "Rich" on bottom.

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