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Image of 2006.012.002 - hat

2006.012.002 - hat

There are three hats with tags that say Jamestown Bridge construction crew hat 1986-1991. Assigned accession numbers from 1999 already is use; therefore 2006 numbers are assigned now . No indication of source of the hats. On the hat is says "Jamestown Bridge Construction Crew 1986-1989." There is an image of the bridge on the hat. The hat is black and appears worn. This hat is brown

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.012.003 - hat

2006.012.003 - hat

There are three hats with tags that say Jamestown Bridge construction crew hat 1986-1991. Assigned accession numbers from 1999 already is use; therefore 2006 numbers are assigned now . No indication of source of the hats. On the hat is says "Jamestown Bridge Construction Crew 1986-1989." There is an image of the bridge on the hat. The hat is blue and appears new. It is identical to 2006.012.002 except for the color. Jersey fabric

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.013.001 a & b - lamppost

2006.013.001 a & b - lamppost

Two lampposts from the Jamestown Bridge which was built in 1940. It is thought that these are original to the bridge.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.013.002 a, b - bridge grating

2006.013.002 a, b - bridge grating

Two pieces of grating from the center span of the Jamestown Bridge, a, b. There were orignally 4 pieces but one was donated to the "Night at the Windmill" auction in August 2006. A second piece was donated to the July 28, 2007 JHS fundraiser at Horsehead.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.013.003 - Light, Warning

2006.013.003 - Light, Warning

Warning light from Jamestown Bridge.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.015.001 - Plaque

2006.015.001 - Plaque

A stained glass hanging piece with an image of the "Jamestown Bridge 1940-1992.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.015.002 - shirt

2006.015.002 - shirt

T-shirt commemorating the first implosion in the demolition of the Jamestown Bridge; Top says "Original Jamestown Bridge 1940-2006" and the bottom says "R.I.P. (Rest in Pieces)." The Top photo shows the Jamestown Bridge with the Jamestown-Verrazzano Bridge in the background. The second picture shows the superstructure about to fall into the bay. The photo was taken by Kathy Brownell. The photo transfer was done by Marilyn Tolleson.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.015.003 - Prayer

2006.015.003 - Prayer

Small prayer card for dashboard of car. It was made by the St. Matthew's Church Women's Craft group in 1990 for a craft sale. The poem reads: A Jamestown Prayer Oh Lord please help me over this bridge I get so nervous approaching the ridge. The mesh at the top makes me so queasy I forget the salt air is so cool and breezy. Lord Jesus, I need you, please give me your hand To get me back safely rolling on land! ...

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.025.001 - shirt

2006.025.001 - shirt

Sweatshirt with a hood that says "Jamestown Bridge Construction Crew 1986-1989." Image of new Jamestown Bridge which was completed in 1992.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.025.002 - shirt

2006.025.002 - shirt

Sweatshirt of new bridge that says "Jamestown Verrazzano Bridge." Image of new Jamestown Bridge which was completed in 1992. Does not have a hood.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.033.001 - shirt

2006.033.001 - shirt

Navy blue t-shirt with white writing reading, "Bridging the Gap: Jamestown Medical Fund" and a picture of the bridge and hands shaking one another.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.034.001 - Scissors

2006.034.001 - Scissors

Eight inch scissors which were used at the Jamestown Bridge Dedication on Aug. 3, 1940 by Sally Brooks, the daughter of Charles H. and Clara Brooks. One blade has an etched image of the bridge as it looked when completed. The other blade has etched in "Sally Saunders Brooks - Jamestown Bridge Dedication - Aug. 3, 1940." It also says "8 inch." They were used to cut the RIBBON OF BEAUTY held by 24 women in Colonial costumes who represented neighbori ...

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.034.002 - Paperweight

2006.034.002 - Paperweight

Paperweight. One side with an image of the bridge and the words "Saunderstown-Jamestown" and the years 1939 and 1940. The reverse side reads Jamestown Bridge Commission T. Remington Wright-Chairman Charles H. Brooks-Vice-Chairman-Gen.Mgr. George C. Carr- Sec. -Treas. M. James Viera-Member Used in the Bridge Exhibit at the library in the summer of 2006.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.048.001 - Ashtray

2006.048.001 - Ashtray

Ashtray made of clay from Newport Bridge approaches, Grog chimney liner or the barracks at Fort Getty. Glazing is diatomaceous earth filter material from Steamer Jamestown. On the back the words "Rich Jamestown RI Clay" are handwritten in white.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.055.001 - Sign

2006.055.001 - Sign

Large handpainted sign celebrating the Jamestown's tricentennial. The green, yellow and red sign features the Beavertail lighthouse and the words "Happy Birthday Jamestown" and well as the years "1678" and "1978" at the top and "300" at the bottom. The reverse side has the names of the members of the Tricentennial Committee as well as representatives from different organizations such as the Red Cross, The D.A.R., the Fire Department, and S ...

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.055.002 - Sign

2006.055.002 - Sign

Large handpainted sign celebrating the Jamestown's tricentennial. The green, yellow and red sign features the Windmill and the words "Happy Birthday Jamestown" and well as the years "1678" and "1978" at the top and "300" at the bottom. The reverse side has the names of the members of the Tricentennial Committee as well as representatives from different organizations such as the Red Cross, The D.A.R., the Fire Department, and Save the Bay. ...

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.056.001 - Cap

2006.056.001 - Cap

Uniform cap from the Jamestown Ferry Department. It is cloth and leather. "Deck Hand", "JFD", and an anchor are embroidered.

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.063.001 - Wallet

2006.063.001 - Wallet

Large brown leather wallet containing the following archival materials: 1 War Ration folder, 14 War Ration books, 2 gas ration cards, 1 basic gas ration card, 2 supplemental gas rations, 3 mileage ration ID folders, Basic Mileage Ration book (2 tickets), 1 Supplemental mileage ration card, 1 Record of Mileage Rations Issued card, 1 newspaper clipping, 2 US Naval Air Station Door Passes for Quonset Point, 1 Selective Service Registration, 3 ...

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.073.001 - Shirt

2006.073.001 - Shirt

T-shirt celebrating the Jamestown Bridge demolition. The front reads "Fran's Demolition Party: Jamestown Bridge July 27th 1940:April 18th 2006." The back features two cartoons, the top of a man and woman standing outside with the Jamestown Bridge in the background. The caption reads, "The view can't get any better than this, huh?" The bottom features a close-up of the same man and woman, this time blackened by soot and looking surprised. The ...

Object Type: Object

Image of 2006.079.001 - Shirt

2006.079.001 - Shirt

Black t-shirt with "Joseph B. Fay Company" and an image of a globe and bulldozer on the front upper left. The back says "Jamestown Bridge" and "1940-2006" in yellow writing and a grey image of the bridge.

Object Type: Object