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Exterior view of an unidentified house on Ruggles Avenue, Newport, R.I., undated

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Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1924-01-25
Physical Description
1 photographic print : gelatin silver, mounted ; 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches
Inscriptions
Houses on Ruggles Avenue
Newport Rhode Island (handwritten)
House on Ruggles Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island
Ruggles Avenue was so named for Hon. Nathaniel Sprague Ruggles, 1789-1847, whose house was on Thames Street (facing the water) when that street was the chief residential section of Newport.
There is more material on this Avenue in the smaller file
Gift of Henry S. Ruggles
25-Jan 1924 (handwritten)
From
Henry Stoddard Ruggles
Wakefield, Mass. (printed)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 9 1/2(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Oversize photograph number: OVP0253-B
GUSN
221718
Reference Code
PC001.01.TMP.253-B

Record details

Descriptive Terms
dwellings
exterior views
houses
Material Type
gelatin silver prints
photographic prints
photographs
Subjects
Ruggles Avenue (Newport, R.I.)
Places
Newport (Rhode Island island, Newport county, Rhode Island)
Related Items
— See also: Boston (oversize) files for related Fameuil Hall anniversary photographs.
Physical Access Restrictions
Heavy scratches across recto and recto of mount; top edge of mount chipped with small pieces missing.

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