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Object number
68.7.1
Creator
Collins, John
Date
1857
Description
A copy of "Newport and Its Scenery," a book of lithographs by John Collins published in Burlington, New Jersey (1857). Includes introductory text describing images. Inscription on first page reads: "A Birthday Gift/to/my beloved nephew Theodore H. Morris/from his Aunt Mary Anna/10 mo. 10th. 1857." Lithographs depict of a map of Newport ("...and Vicinity"), a view of Newport Harbor, the Colony House, the Old Stone Mill, the Great Friends Meeting House, "The Glen," the Ocean House, "Rocks near Purgatory," Easton's Beach, The Reefs, Chateau-sur-Mer, Spouting Rock, Fort Adams, and Lily Pond.
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Garrow T. Geer
Object Type
books
Subjects
Bellevue Avenue
Chateau-sur-Mer
Colony House
Easton's Beach
Fort Adams
Glen, The
Great Friends Meeting House
Lily Pond
Middletown
Newport Harbor
Ocean House
Old Stone Mill
Purgatory Chasm
Reefs, The
Spouting Rock
Thames Street
Touro Park
Washington Square
Related People & Organizations
Collins, John (associated)
Morris, Theodore H. (associated)