274 Object Results

Decade:
96.50.2-.3
Pencil
1856 – 1969

Two cylindrical wooden pencils, stained brown, unsharpened. Stamped with 940/Eagle School Slate/Eagle Pencil Co/New York.


Collection of architectural drawings of the main house, garage, tool house, cottage and surrounding property of Berry Hill in Newport, RI. Drawings also include various planting plans for the prope...

FIC.2013.78
Flag
1880 – 1989

Small fabric American flag. Details are painted on to blank fabric. The flag is enclosed between two pieces of glasses sealed with black tape around all four edges. On the back F.P. Gladding 188 is...


114 architectural drawings of the Newport Casino done by various architects over the building's life. There are 16 rolls totalling 114 drawings.


Miniature of Avis Robinson (1893-1965) profile, right side of face. Woman with short, dark, brown hair, white dress. Background is lilac and cream. Inscribed on back of frame, "Avis W. Robinson 189...

2007.15
Log
1895 – 1964

Log book listing dates, names, and amounts paid by various guests of Pinard Cottages 1895-1907, one page from 1964; also newspaper clipping with article on Pinard Cottages.

2018.002.003
Stein
20th century

Beer stein featuring images of three landmarks of Newport, RI: Forty Steps, The Old Stone Mill, and the Breakers. The background of the stein is almond with each image raised and accented with brow...


A profile of Trinity Churh, looking eastward down Church Street. 


A group of pedestrians overlook firemen extingushing flames on the top story of a building on Broadway. 


A side-view of the Francis Malbone house located on #392 Thames Street, located near Brewer Street.


An overlook of the city of Newport, taken from Calvert School on Broadway looking southwest. 


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.

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.

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