Print, Photographic

Object number
P17
Creator
Caswell, P.H.
12 Third Street
Date
circa 1898
Description
A photograph depicting the construction of the original Newport City Hall (43 Broadway, 1898-1900, architect John Dixon Johnston), prior to changes made after a 1925 fire. A large crowd of people appear to be congregating and walking down Broadway amidst several carriages. To the far left, a large advertisment is visible; businesses and houses are seen to the left and right along the street.
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Popple
Subjects
Broadway
Bull Street
City Hall, City of Newport
Spring Street
Related People & Organizations
Scoville, Harry W. (associated)
Johnston, John Dixon (associated)