23 Object Results

Person/Organization:

A) is a rectangular shaped wooden box with a 1.25" hole in the top. B) is a drawer with a metal knob on one side of box, on opposite side is a flat wood handle. 32 clay balls, 2 amber colored non-c...


Painting of the first president of the United States, George Washington painted on wood by Jane Stuart.


Portrait of Linda Marquand Terry (Mrs. Roderick Terry). Three-quarter portrait of subject in a light blue, green, and white gown. Gown is very full and collar appears to be stiff lace; short brown ...


Face of a woman with dark eyes, in small brooch-type frame.


Miss Carpenter, profile, features drawn in dark brown ink of woman wearing a cap. Gold colored oval frame.


Picture depicts steamboat in black ink. "People's Line for New York (berths extra). Cabin passage $1.00...deck 75 cts. The new steamboat 'Charter Oak' w/Capt. Sanford will leave providence for New ...


Poster Picture in blue ink of steamboat. "For New York, the splendid steamboat 'Neptune', w/Capt. W. Rollins will leave Newport every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, at about 8 o'clock p.m. Fare 7...


A matted photograph depicting a view of downtown Newport from "The Cove" (also called "The Basin"). Railroad tracks are visible at left; Second Baptist Church, the Newport Train Station, and the Ma...

01.269
Desk
1765 – 1858

Mahogany and tulip slant-front desk with three drawers, straight bracket feet, blocked interior drawers, sliding well, sliding lid supports with carved bird's head terminals, and a brass label on b...

23.6
Waistcoat
circa 1800

Sleeveless brown and tan waistcoat with two rows of round, flat silver buttons. Eighteen buttons total, two pockets. Windmill pattern on front of vest. Plain brown back. Was tagged 'these articles ...

17.1
Handkerchief
circa 1815

"A geographical view of all the post towns in the United States of America", grapes, acorns, flowers, and images of past Presidents on border. Mileage table in center. Made near Glasgow. Made of ei...


A mourning picture in tribute to the memory of Oliver H. Perry, died 08/23/1819. Transfer print made of silk in satin weave. Could have been made in the second half of the 19th century.

31.12
bust (figure)
circa 1825

Bust of Gilbert Stuart. Short, brushed back hair; dominant nose, mouth hangs into slight frown; wrap across chest; "life mark".

19.4
sign
circa 1850

Painted panel, oval, in rectangular frame with painted image of Ocean House Hotel. Overall too dark to see much other detail. Taken from the Ocean House Bus. Brass label: "Sign Board/Taken From The...


A City of Newport tax receipt written to Thomas Goddard, 1850. Receipt totals $3.30, and is signed by Oliver Read. Receipt was found in a drawer inside desk attributed to the Goddard family (01.269...

19.3.1
Pitcher
1860 – 1900

Maroon porcelain pitcher on white ground; "Atlantic" printed in center of front and back; double twisted handle with gilding; shaped gold rim and spout.


Stone mill to left-center; three cows in lower right corner under tall tree; sunlight casting shadow of stone mill; view of bay in background; also steeple and several houses; sky is light blue wit...


Dark blue-black ocean and sky; two sail boats near shoreline, the center shows figure at back end of boat which has one sail; other boat is to the right and bigger; to the left, there is a white ho...

28.2.1
Goblet
circa 1863

Very ornate presentation goblet with chains suspended from four rosettes. Much engraving of various designs. Presented to Miss H.D. Whetten by the patients of the Lovell USA General Hospital, Ports...

01.671
Model
circa 1865

Boat model of passenger vessel, "Bristol". White model steamboat has 2 decks with railings. 2 large black chimneys on top of boat, with a smaller chimney on each side. In center on side is an oran...

20.1.1
Tongs, Serving
1880 – 1900

Silverplated tongs in the shape of claws. "Ocean House" is engraved on the side. Marked with "REED + BARTON 4"


Coin commemorating the 175th anniversary of the founding of the Redwood Library.


Profile portrait, Dr. Roderick Terry, sitting at a table in library reading a book; magnifying glass on table; wearing glasses, dark suit, shirt and blue tie; bald on top of head, white hair, long ...

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