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Exterior view of the Brick Market, Newport, R.I., undated

PC001.02.01.USRI.0290.0110.001 (RS81371)

Description

Peter Harrison designed the Brick Market in Newport, Rhode Island. The building was completed in 1762 and was originally operated as an open-air market with merchants and offices on the upper floors. The store of Daniel E. Sullivan, which occupies the lower floor of the market, has a large array of products for sale, including leather goods, hardware, kitchenware, postcards, watches, and trunks.

Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 7 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches
Dimensions
7 1/2x 9 3/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
175288
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USRI.0290.0110.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
commercial buildings
hardware (components)
kitchenware
markets (structures)
Material Type
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs
Places
Newport county (Rhode Island) [county]
Places (Buildings)
Brick Market (Newport, R.I.)

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