Postcard

Object number
99.4.169a
Date
circa 1930
Description
A folio of color postcard-size images entiltled "Souvenir Folder of Newport Rhode Island." The front cover of the folio, depicted here, shows the Mount Hope bridge. The reverse depicts the "Swiss Valley" estate of Arthur Curtiss James. The cover unfolds like an envelope to reveal an accordian-folded series of hand -tinted images (mounted on the inside). The images are as follows: a. The Ogden Goelet Residence [Ochre Court] b. The Elms c. The Old Stone Mill d. Bailey's Beach e. Cliff Walk (beyond the Breakers gate) f. Cliff Walk (facing Ochre Court and the Breakers) g. The Blue Gardens (at Swiss Village) h. Little Clifton Berley and Eagle's Nest, Ocean Drive i. The Breakers j. Forty Steps k.Cherry Neck/The Crossways l. St. George's School/Dr. Barton Jacobs Residence m.Swiss Village/Twombly Residence [Vinland] n. Japanese Tea House/Ochre Court o. Beechwood/Seaview Terrace p. Bleak House/Commodore James Residence q. Sherwood/Miramir [Miramar]
Credit Line
Purchased by Staff
Subjects
Bailey's Beach
Beechwood
Bleak House
Blue Gardens, The
Breakers, The
Cherry Neck
Chinese Tea House
Cliff Walk
Crossways
Eagle's Nest
Elms, The
Forty Steps
Little Clifton Berley
Miramar
Ocean Avenue
Ochre Court
Old Stone Mill
Seaview Terrace
Sherwood
St. George's School
Swiss Village
Vinland
Related People & Organizations
Astor, Vincent (associated)
Belmont, Alva, 1853-1933 (associated)
Berwind, Edward J. (associated)
Bradley, Edson (associated)
De Peyster, Morris, Mrs. (associated)
Duke, James Buchanan (associated)
Goelet, Ogden (associated)
Hamilton, A., Dr. (associated)
Jacobs, Barton, Dr. (associated)
James, Arthur Curtiss, Commodore (associated)
James, Lucy Wortham, Mrs. (associated)
Jones, Pembroke (associated)
Quimby, Elsie (associated)
Quimby, Phoebe (associated)
Twombly, Florence Vanderbilt, Mrs. (associated)
Vanderbilt, Alice Claypoole Gwynne, Mrs. (associated)