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This ledger accounts for the daily operations of a working farm, very likely Hammersmith Farm, from 1877 through 1898. Items accounted include hay, crops, animals and physical improvements to struc...


Purple velour covered autograph book; romantic raised decoration on front: grape leaves, pastoral scene and cameo-type woman's head; 40 blank pages.

P9359
Ambrotype
1852 – 1880

Ambrotype of Mary Topham Goddard Stacy. Subject is wearing a dark colored gown. She is wearing a large black bonnet that ties under the chin. Her hair is pulled up, parted in the middle. Her hands,...

P9358
Ambrotype
1852 – 1880

Ambrotype of Mary Topham Goddard Stacy. Glass of ambrotype is cracked and is missing a small portion. Subject is wearing a printed fabric top with a lace collar and a possible broach at center of n...

2009.23.2
annual report
March 18 1887

Light green/blue paperback, saddle stitch binding. Cover is stamped, "Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, Deerfield, Mass." Inside cover has a newspaper clipping glued in summarizing a special m...

2009.23.1
annual report
March 19 1886

Green, staple bound annual report of the Newport Historical Society. Cover is stamped, "Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, Deerfield, Mass." 44 pages.

D351
Apron
1875 – 1885

White; cross bar dimity. Similar to D350, but with heavier edging.

D220
Apron
1870 – 1920

"Pinner" type, no strings. Blue and white plaid linen.

D350
Apron
19th century

Pinafore Style, Cross-bar dimity apron. Machine seams, trimmed with heavy tatting for a young girl.


An autograph book with a red velvet cover once owned by Sarah P. Bryant. Contains signatures and messages from many of Sarah's Newport classmates, teachers, playmates, and family members. Most sign...


Autograph book of Phebie E.T. Weaver. Book contains many signatures, verses and personal messages from residents of Newport, Middletown, Portsmouth and other places in New England. Book most notabl...


Fire ax, fire with an iron head, wooden handle. Head painted gold with "180(?)- 1888" handle painted "Str. Bristol". Once used as fire axe on the Bristol of the fall river line, this is now a comme...


Wood croquet balls, each with two stripes. Each ball has its own distinct stripe colors. The colors are: red, green, yellow and white.

92.44.34
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Five, thick, square, cotton pads bunion plasters. Adhesive backs. Hole in center. In a dark blue cardboard box. Label reads, "No 329 bunion plasters prepared by Johnson & Johnson Operative Ch...

92.44.28
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Adhesive Plaster in a cylindrical red and gold metal container. Deteriorating 7" tape with Muslin Backing. Label reads, "Mead's adhesive plaster (pliable & antiseptic) prepared by Seabury &...

92.44.27
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Muslin bandage roll of discolored fabric strips. Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F. Squires, born Buffalo, NY, 1846, educated at H...

92.44.25
Bandage
1888 – 1893

Adhesive plaster on black & orange metal spool. Deteriorating 2" tape. Label reads, "10 yards mead's rubber adhesive plaster prepared at Seabury Pharmacel laboratories, NY, Seabury 7 Johnson, N...

FIC.2015.001
Banner
19th century

Cloth banner featuring a painted image of a winged tiger holder antlers. This banner is likely Chinese and dates back to the Boxer Rebellion at the end of the nineteenth century.

17.16.001
Belt
1850 – 1917

Leather fireman's belt with black scalloped edging. "TORRENT" in white lettering. Decorative red, white, and black leatherwork around lettering. Topstitched in place. Metal buckle on one end. Leath...

46.5.005
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Hercules" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 7 1/2 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to inside of belt. Metal buckle...

46.5.004
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Axeman" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 7 1/2 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to inside of belt. Metal buckle o...

46.5.003
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Hercules" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 1 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to one end of belt. Metal buckle on...

46.5.002
Belt
1850 – 1946

White leather belt with "Hercules" painted in red. Edges trimmed in red scalloped leather with white topstiching. 8 inch long hole-punched leather strip attached to inside of belt. Metal buckle on ...


Cream colored two-piece evening dress with bertha and petticoat. Bodice A, Skirt B, Bertha C, petticoat D. Bertha made of same tulle that decorates bodice. 5 tiers of ruffled tulle comes to a cente...

91.7.37
Bicycle
1850 – 1899

High-wheeled bicycle, metal frame and spokes, rubber tires and handles, leather seat. Gold trim on frame. There are illegible stampings on frame near seat.


Pine or maple blanket chest painted black; iron handles; dovetailing on corners; no legs. Marked with 'Samuel Powel, 1005 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Oct.3, 1860; Hw Have Powel, Chestnut Hill, Phila...


Maple blanket chest painted green; rope handles; crack in top; covered compartment inside.

D502
Bodice
circa 1875 – 1925

Fine gray and black silk bodice with fabric on giadonal panels next to vertical stripes, stand up collar, slits at side seams, covered button panel in front, buttons missing.

FIC.2018.011 A
Bodice
19th century

Cream colored two-piece evening dress with bertha and petticoat. Bodice A, Skirt B, Bertha C, petticoat D. Bodice has extremely pointed front with high waist. Arms set off the shoulder with tulle p...

D253
Bonnet
1880 – 1899

Dark blue, velvet bonnet. Trimmed with black satin ribbon. May be used for pageants.

37.6
Bonnet (hat)
1885 – 1895

Straw bonnet with dark blue velvet facing. Considered a cottage bonnet. It was woern by Ida C. Waldron (1859-1936), who was step-sister to Mrs. Albert Yeager.

95.30.50
Bonnet (hat)
1870 – 1890

Black bonnet with straw brim and lacey straw crown, velvet streamers, velvet flower trim, silk under straw crown.

D238 A
Bonnet (hat)
19th century

Quaker bonnet, in greenish gray silk with white lining.

D306
bonnets (hats)
1885 – 1895

Straw bonnet with dark blue velvet facing. Considered a "cottage bonnet." Was worn by Ida C. Waldron (1859-1936), who was step-sister to Mrs. Albert Yeager.

30.2
Bookmark
1880 – 1900

Bookmark of the Old Stone Mill on silk cloth and punched paper made with wool thread.

01.147
Bookmark
1880 – 1900

Needlework bookmark featuring a pilgrim chair with writing at the bottom. Made of silk cloth on punched paper with silk thread.

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