335 Object Results

Decade:
31.15.1
Needlework
1850 – 1950

Floral design in center with smaller designs in each corner; roses and leaves on fine ecru wool background fabric; colors of reds, blues, greens and tans.

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 ...

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...

46.5.004
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...

46.5.005
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...

93.21 AB
Wagon
1850 – 1950

Late 19th or early 20th c. Toy ice wagon. White and blue body, black chasis, pulled by 2 brown horses with black manes and tails. Horses form one unit with front wheels. Black wheels attached to wa...

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.

2005.2.5
Daguerreotype
1859 – 1949

Color portrait of Mary M.S. Robinson 1859-1949 on a gold plate, gold trim around photo, curved dark wooden frame. Tag reads "Brown and Saltmarsh Inc, Stationers, Concord, NH"

2017.018
Painting
1860 – 1940

Watercolor painting of St. Columba's Church in Middletown, RI. The side door of the church is visible as well as the belltower with a lush green lawn in the foreground and several trees in the back...

FIC.2018.029
Shawl
1875 – 1950

Square, cream-colored shawl with 8 inch knotted fringe on all sides. Satin weave forms pattern on tabby ground. Edges of shawl folded under with fringe knotted through fold. 


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


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...


A photograph depicting an interior view of Touro Synagogue, including the Torah ark and a balustrade surrounded by arched windows, candlesticks, and candleabras.

59.1.1
teapot
1891 – 1959

Teapot and cover of Basket or Tridacna shell design; edges and handles decorated in pink; spout decorated in pink relief vinelike decoration. Part of a set that includes: #59.1.1, #59.1.2, and #59....

59.1.2
Bowl, Sugar
1891 – 1959

Irish porcelain colorless sugar bowl of pink Tridacna; swelling sides; top edge gently bends inward. Part of a set including: #59.1.1, #59.1.2, and #59.1.3. From Fermanagh, Ireland.

59.1.3
Pitcher, Cream
1891 – 1959

Irish porcelain colorless creamer of pink Tridacna; swelling sides; top edge gently bends inward. Part of a set including: #59.1.1, #59.1.2, and #59.1.3. From Fermanagh, Ireland.

59.1.4
Dish, Eating
1891 – 1959

Irish porcelain heart shaped dish of scalloped and gadrooned sides; clear glaze outside; yellowish-cream glaze inside.


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.


Souvenir plate: blue transfer design of six Newport sites arranged around central motif of the Old Stone Mill. "Souvenir Of Newport, R.I." Made for Captain C. D. Dadley of Newport by Rowland and Ma...


Casting patterns: pair of wooden patterns used to make brass or iron castings for pulleys on fishing dories. From J.T. O'Connell's supply company. Used primarily to pull in long heavy lines of cod...

91.21.1
Knife, Oyster
20th century

Oyster knife, commercially made, turned wooden handle (unfinished), with narrow forged steel blade, copper ferrule. Used for shucking oysters.

91.21.2
Knife, Oyster
20th century

Oyster knife with wooden handle, tapered and beveled blade of forged steel. Commercially made. Used for shucking oysters.

91.33.1
Scrapbook
20th century

Loose scrapbook pages annotated by Samuel Honey (unconfirmed.) Photographs include Fort Adams in 1865, and the following families: Honey, Griswold, McCarty, Bedlow, and Cross. Includes a short stor...

97.1.24
Pen, Fountain
1900 – 1950

Gold plated ladies pen w/checked design; ring and place for monogram at top.

97.6.8
Cover, Cushion
1900 – 1950

Chair seat cover with six round scalloped designs, each centered with a different flower; center of canvas is a separate design; all these surrounded with a wreath design.

97.12.3
Fan, Hand
1900 – 1950

15 lace covered plastic sticks; 2/3 of each stick is covered w/ heavy paper; bottom 1/3 of sticks and the end sticks are plastic only; no handle.

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.

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...

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...

2008.7.3
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...

2008.7.4
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"

2008.7.5
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...

2008.7.6
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 ...

2008.7.7
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...

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