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Image of P1986.074 - Beavertail  B

P1986.074 - Beavertail B

Ferryboat Beavertail on the beach at the north end of the island after being beached during the hurricane of 1938. dupl of P1983.039

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1987.085 - Bay View Dr

P1987.085 - Bay View Dr

Ferryboat Governor Carr , on beach after 1938 hurricane

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1989.038 - Ocean Highlands Pier

P1989.038 - Ocean Highlands Pier

Ocean Highlands Pier , Now known as the Dumplings Dock. (Joe Harsch, noted journalist, who was very careful with language, insisted that it was not a dock since it did not enclose a mooring space, & he tried to restore the designation pier, but to no avail.), Ocean Highlands beach on the south side, bathhouses barely visible. Smith photo pre 1894?

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1991.009 - Governor Carr

P1991.009 - Governor Carr

on the beach

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1991.010 - Governor Carr

P1991.010 - Governor Carr

on the beach

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1994.008 - Conanicut Park, Camp Seaside Activities

P1994.008 - Conanicut Park, Camp Seaside Activities

Camp Seaside. Breakfast on the Beach, "a great thrill for city kids" V.S.L.Brett Note on back: (names run from left to right) Dot, Kimmi, Mildred C., Mildred M. [line] Phoebe [line] Lotti

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1999.001 - Governor Carr

P1999.001 - Governor Carr

on the beach

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1999.002 - Governor Carr

P1999.002 - Governor Carr

on the beach

Object Type: Photo

Image of P1999.006 - Panorama of Jamestown harbor , Panel 4

P1999.006 - Panorama of Jamestown harbor , Panel 4

Panel #4 of five photo panorama showing Jamestown harbor from ferry dock on south to Shoreby Hill pier on north. Taken from bay. Probably in the 1930s. Panel #4 shows beach north of Bay View Hotel . Harbor View partially visible to right. Stores and gas station between bay and Conanicus Av.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2001.123

P2001.123

Beach Litter

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2002.002.011 - Plum Beach Light

P2002.002.011 - Plum Beach Light

Plum Beach Light. No publishing information or message on reverse

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2003.007.001 - Yacht on the beach south of Shoreby entrance after Hurricane Carol

P2003.007.001 - Yacht on the beach south of Shoreby entrance after Hurricane Carol

1954 Hurricane Carol damage. Yacht on the beach south of Shoreby entrance after Hurricane Carol. "Across the road from the sailboat is the entrance to Shorby Hill. The boat seemed to have received little damage."

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004.003.012 - Thorndike Hotel.

P2004.003.012 - Thorndike Hotel.

Thorndike Hotel. On front: View of Thorndike from south.. [printed below] "Thorndike Hotel, Jamestown, R.I." [handwritten to right]: We drove over here yesterday. A lovly [sic] drive the War Ships are in the Harbor. nice [lathering?] rocky beach though. all well. Aunt Mabel." On reverse "Miss Gretchen L. Lord, The Central, Salem, Washington County, New York. " Postmarked, Newport, Aug 8 1906, 4:30P

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.064 - Ledge Road (65)

P2004M.064 - Ledge Road (65)

65 Ledge Road Book caption summary: 1928 "Ralph Hull has received the contract for the immediate construction of a large dwelling house to be erected at the Dumplings for miss Caroline Newton...a newcomer among the summer residents of Jamestown. The house will be located on Beach Street." 1930 "R.G.P. Hull also constructed this two-story cottage of eight rooms, the plans being prepared by Purves and Day and the work being completed last Sept ...

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.067 - Mackerel Cove Beach 1

P2004M.067 - Mackerel Cove Beach 1

Mackerel Cove, Mackerel Cove Beach Pavilion (Plat 11, Beavertail Road) Book caption summary: 1926 Representative Hull introduced a bill (in the Rhode Island House) to authorize the town to issue additional bonds to the extent of $25,000 for improvement of the town beach." 1927 work commenced on pavilion bathhouses, (100), to be built on north side of road. 1928 $550 new coat of paint on pavilion bathhouses added to original contract price. 1 ...

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.068 - Mackerel Cove Beach 2

P2004M.068 - Mackerel Cove Beach 2

Mackerel Cove Beach Pavilion (Plat 11, Beavertail Road) Book caption summary: 1929 "Completed early last summer by Ralph G. P. Hull, the popularity of this new unit in Jamestown's recreational life was at once apparent. A sizable structure with a two-story lobby and casino in the centre and with 102 bathhouses in its spreading wings...an additional 50 houses were ordered built this spring." NDN See page 87.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.138 - F. Hubert Chamberlain House (7-42)

P2004M.138 - F. Hubert Chamberlain House (7-42)

The photo is taken from the water (probably a dock) and is facing the front left corner of the house, so that the left and front sides of the house are visible. The house is two stories, with an railing around its large wraparound porch. It sits right in front of a rocky beach. The ground floor of the front of the house has two pairs of windows on either side of a sliding glass door. The second story of the front has three dormer windows. The ...

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.172 - Elmyra D. Buttrick House (10-68)

P2004M.172 - Elmyra D. Buttrick House (10-68)

The photo shows a large house different heights. The main part of the house appears to be one story. In the center of the house, there is a tall rectangular section that is three stories high. The bottom of this is the front door, above which is the second floor porch. There are four large windows leading out onto the porch on the second floor. The third floor is a circular enclosed observation area, with small windows dotting its perimeter. T ...

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.258 - 5 Sailboats (Ships & Boats, Sail: Sailboat Race)

P2004M.258 - 5 Sailboats (Ships & Boats, Sail: Sailboat Race)

Caption: The photo of five small sailboats is courtesy of F. W. Allen Jr. See page 230.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.299 - Buttrick house (Plat 10, 16 Ledge Rd: J Buttrick cottage, built 1924)

P2004M.299 - Buttrick house (Plat 10, 16 Ledge Rd: J Buttrick cottage, built 1924)

16 Ledge Road (10-68) Elmyra D. Buttrick (Ledge Road is also called Beach Street.) Caption: This early photo of the house is courtesy of James C. Buttrick. See page 82.

Object Type: Photo