Booklet

Object number
2019.026.011
Title
Newport Illustrated in Photogravure
Date
1895
Description
Booklet of photogravure prints illustrating Newport Scenes, including the Colony House, Ocean House, the old stone mill, the New York Yacht Club house, the casino, Washington Square and the Oliver Hazard Perry Statue, the statue of Commodore Ms. C. Perry, the entrance to the Touro Street cemetery, a game of lawn tennis, Easton's beach, forty steps, the Breakers, the spouting cave, the cliffs, Ochre Point, and various Newport residences. These include George Bancroft's estate, Henry Clews' Bailey's Beach, and Robert Goelet's the Cliffs. Also piuctured are the pool at Lawton Valley in Middletown, a windmill in Portsmouth, and various Jamestown properties. 
Credit Line
Gift of the Seamen's Church Institute
Object Type
booklets