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VOL.1272
Account book
1770 – 1803

Most of the entries in this volume date from the 1793 to 1803 and are the accounts of  Deacon John Irish of Middletown. They document buying and selling of crops and livestock, including corn, butt...


Account book with entries dating from 1866 through 1875, primarily documenting purchases of advertisements and printings, though some earlier entries concern purchases of feed and meal.

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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...


Decorative loop for a fireman's belt. White with red "7" painted on front. Red scalloped trim. Sewn together in back.


Acknowledgement of donation of 15 volumes of miscellaneous works to Redwood Library and Athenaeum from Lewis G. Morris. Signed by Roderick Terry, President.

2000.8
Ad, Magazine
August 1915

Common Sense Gum Co. Listerated Gum ad from Cosmopolitan Magazine. The Common Sense Gum Co factory was in Newport, RI. Ad reads 'Aren't you tired of common gum? Then send 25 cents for a deluxe cart...


Minute book, marked in the inside cover as "Minutes of the Meetings of the Newport Unit of the United League of Women Voters of Rhode Island." Contains a list of membership, including member addres...


A ticket for admission to an assembly at Mrs. Mary Cowley's Coffee House, dated November 6, 1766. Ticket provided admission to a "Miss...Robinson" for "the season". Text is printed on the reverse s...


Ecru colored ticket for the Second Social of Local Union 176 United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners. The event took place in Odd Fellows Hall June 4, 1901 with music by Harry K. Howard Orches...

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. ...


(A)Ticket for admission to the second session of the June 1932 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. The ticket allows admittance to the second balcony with no seat reservation. The ticket is ...


Blue admission ticket to the 7th Annual Newport Jazz Festival for July 3, 1960. The bottom third of the ticket is perforated for removal at the gate. Hole punched in the top corner with a black str...


Blue admission ticket for the 7th Annual Newport Jazz Festival. The bottom third of the ticket is perforated for removal at the gate. It specifies the ticket is for box 11. The top left corner is h...


Yellow ticket for the 7th Annual Newport Jazz Festival. Dated July 4, 1960 and specifying box 11. The lower third of the ticket is perforated for removal at gate. The top left corner is holed punch...


Yellow admission ticket for the 7th Annual Newport Jazz Festival on July 4, 1960. The bottom third of the ticket is perforated for removal at the gate. The top left corner is hole punched with a bl...


Off-white card with black type. Card reads, "Please present this card for admittance/to/Reception/August 21, 1977."


Advertising leaflet for the Charles E. Hammett, Jr. bookstore, Thames Street. Rectangular illustration at top center depicts a pile of books surrounded by an arch with the text: "WIE DIE ARBEIT SO ...


Advertisement for muster of the First Brigade, R.I. Militia in Newport, October 1, 1874. Reads: "The Day we celebrate. Welcome to our island home!"


An album page with a brown seaweed specimen, identified as "Callithamnion roseum", and a photograph of the Old Stone Mill.


An album page with a brown seaweed specimen, identified as "Ceramium arachnoideum", and a photograph of "surfbathers". The photograph depicts a group of men and women in bathing costumes at along t...


An album page with a reddish-brown seaweed specimen, identified as "Seirosphora Griffithsiana", and a photograph of the Cliff Walk. The photograph depicts a view of the cliffs and water. A path is ...


Eight-page photograph album containing seven images of various Newport sites. Book is titled: "Newport Views framed in Newport Algae." Images and preserved algae specimens include (as lis...


Eight-page photograph album containing seven images of various Newport sites and seaweed specimens; album is entitled "Newport Views framed in Newport Algae." Images and specimens include (as liste...


A photograph album with a brown leather cover entitled "A Surprise Party Given To/Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Curtiss James/Beacon Hill House, Newport, R.I./September 7, 1917". Cover is lined with marbeliz...


Small booklet bound with cotton thread. Almanac for state of Rhode Island in 1805.


Small booklet bound with cotton thread. Printed almanac for year 1812 for New England. Booklet had been bound with new cover bearing the title, "Almanack, R.I. 1812. 

2018.001.007
Alms Dish
1750 – 1800

Felt-lined alms box with dark wood exterior and yellow-orange felt interior. Rectangular with a small handle on one side.

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...

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,...

2012.52 AB
andirons
1760 – 1820

Set of brass and iron andirons from the Robinson House, located at 64 Washington Street.

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.

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...


Clear glass retangular bottle. Round neck with no stopper. 'Caswell Hazard & Co/Chemists/New York & Newport,' embossed on one side.


An English tin-glazed (delft) Eathernware pharmaceutical pitcher. The inscription on front "S. LVIVLA" surrounded by decoration in light blue; round shape with handle and spout; set on a cone shape...


Child's apron with lace trim and inserts. Lace trim has a scalloped edge and paisley design. The lace inserts have a circle and flower pattern. The apron is white, but mostly sheer with two large p...


Off white child's apron. Long ties at the waist with some ruching at the seam. Little to no decoration with a visible hemline two inches from the bottom.

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