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Roman Gardens Pool, Easton's Beach Newport
  • Bathing suits , Diving boards, Swimming, Swimming pools
  • Image shows figures wearing swimsuits standing around a swimming pool. Painted sign on building behind the pool reads Bath houses, hot salt water baths, entrance on boardwalk. Figures stand on multiple levels of diving platform.
Roman Gardens Pool, Easton's Beach Newport
  • Bathing suits , Diving boards, Swimming, Swimming pools
  • Image shows figures wearing swimsuits standing around a swimming pool. Painted sign on building behind the pool reads Bath houses, hot salt water baths, entrance on boardwalk. Figures stand on multiple levels of diving platform.
Lloyd Bridges at Rhode Island State House
  • Entertainers, Recreation, Skin diving
  • Actor Lloyd Bridges and his wife conversing with Adolph T. Schmidt, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Development Council, during a visit to Rhode Island in conjunction with the Rhode Island Council of Skin Diving Clubs.
Margaret C., Newport
  • Image shows the schooner "Margaret C" in Newport Harbor. A figure is standing on front mast, and another figure is diving off the mast. Her shadow is on center sail. Newport is in background.
Board of Trade
  • Board of Trade
  • Awnings, Boards of trade, Commercial facilities, Signs (Notices)
  • Street view of the Board of Trade, a three story building with produce stands under awnings, at the site of the future Turks Head Building.
Board of Trade building
  • Board of Trade building
  • Street view of the Board of Trade Building. Businesses awnings are seen along the street side.
Board of Trade building
  • Board of Trade building
  • The Board of Trade building standing the center of Market Square. Other buildings are seen around the square, as well as carriages and streetcars.
Board of Trade Building
  • Board of Trade Building
  • Rooftop view of the Board of Trade building in Market Square, with other businesses and buildings visible in the background.
Short Line Bus boarding Ferry at Portsmouth
  • Short Line Bus boarding Ferry at Portsmouth
  • Image shows a short line bus boarding the Bristol Ferry.
Vanderbilt Home 'Breakers' Newport (boarded up for winter)
  • Vanderbilt Home 'Breakers' Newport (boarded up for winter)
  • Image shows East side of the Breakers facing the ocean. All windows, doorways and the loggias are boarded for winter.
Model Board, Promenade Street Tower
  • Model Board, Promenade Street Tower
  • Image shows the model board inside the interlocking tower of signal Station 151 in Providence, RI. Papers and telephones sit on the table in front of the board.
Looking up College Hill, showing Board and Trade Bldg., Providence, R.I.
  • Looking up College Hill, showing Board and Trade Bldg., Providence, R.I.