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Newport - A Short History
by C.P.B. Jefferys

Members $8.95 / Non-members $9.95

 

 

 

 

 

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Mallet & Chisel: Gravestone Carvers of Newport, Rhode Island, in the 18th Century
by Vincent F. Luti

Hardcover- Members $45.00 / Non-members $50.00

 

 

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African Americans in Newport, 1700-1945
by Richard C. Youngken

Members $13.45 / Non-members $14.95

 

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Newport History - The Quarterly Journal of the Newport Historical Society

Members $4.00 / Non-members $5.00

 

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A Diplomat's Lady in Brazil:
Selections from the Diary of
Mary Robinson Hunter, 1834-1848

Edited by Evelyn M. Cherpak

Hardcover - Members $35.96 /  Non-members 39.95                                                          Paperback - Members $17.96 / Non-members $19.95

 

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The Early Architecture and Landscapes of the Narragansett Basin
by Myron O. Stachiw
Published by the Vernacular Architecture Forum

Members $18.00 / Non-members $20.00

 

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VAF 2001
Newport, RI
Big Doin's Down to the
Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House

Vernacular Architecture
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Hanes Beefy-T, Beige 100% cotton (s/m/l/xl)
Specify size

Members $13.50 / Non-members $15.00

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Detail of David Macaulay Illustration

 

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The Ideals Guide to Places of
the American Revolution

by Julie Shively

Members $20.70 / Non-members $23.00

 

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The Helena Sturtevant Collection
Of the City of Newport, RI
Collection Catalog

Members $10.80 / Non-members $12.00

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Colony House
by Helena Sturtevant

 

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The Hero of Aquidneck
A Life of Dr. John Clarke

by Wilbur Nelson

Members $6.75 / Non-members $7.50

 

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Note Cards from the Collection of the Newport Historical Society

1. Newport Colony House
2. On the Beach, Newport, RI 1873
3. View from Fort Adams, Newport, RI 1873
4. Love in a Cottage, ca. 1890
5. The Newport Casino, Newport, RI 1880
6. The Brick Market, Newport, RI 1831

Members - Six for $9.00, mix & match                  Non-members - Six for $10.00, mix & match

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All images © 2000 Newport Historical Society

 

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Historic Map of
Newport Harbor (1777)

Members $13.50 / Non-members $15.00

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Historic Map of
Narragansett Bay (1777)

Members $18.00 / Non-members $20.00

 

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Ceramic Box - Scenes of Historic Newport
Cliff walk, Old Stone Mill, Trinity Church, Rose Island Lighthouse, Museum of Newport History at the Brick Market, Newport Casino - Bellevue Avenue, Newport Colony House

Delft Blue, Handmade in Holland, 2.5" x 5"
by Ceramiek Designs

Members $18.00 / Non-members $20.00

 

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Ceramic Canister - Sailing Ship

Delft Blue, Handmade in Holland, 5" x 4.25"
by Ceramiek Designs

Members $18.00 / Non-members $20.00

 

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Note Card - Historic Newport
by Richard Megargee 1978

Members $1.35 per card / Non-members $1.50 per card           
Members $10.80 for a package of 10 / Non-members $12.00 for a package of 10

 

 

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Coverlets and the Spirit of America
by Joseph D. Shein and Melinda Zongor

Hardcover                                                 Members $45.00 / Non-members $ 50.00

 

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by Richard Saul Wurman

Members $13.50 / Non-members $15.00


 

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by Ralph J. Crandall

Members $17.96 / Non-members $19.95

 

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Complied by Florence Archambault

Members $14.39 / Non-members $16.00