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Image of P2004M.330 - Drummond 6 (People, Groups: Drummond)

P2004M.330 - Drummond 6 (People, Groups: Drummond)

Caption: Hugh T. Drummond,age six, and his grandfather, Joseph Drummond, in front of the chicken coop. When Hugh Drummond S. lived on East Shore Road he kept a large vegetable garden which he fertilized with seaweed he had gathered from the beach. His son Hugh, shown here, accidentally set the garage on fire when he was about seven. Photo courtesy of Barbara Drummond Norton. See page 178.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2004M.379 - Mackerel Cove Pavilion (Plat 11, Beavertail Rd: Mackerel Cove Pavilion, built 1928)

P2004M.379 - Mackerel Cove Pavilion (Plat 11, Beavertail Rd: Mackerel Cove Pavilion, built 1928)

Caption: The pavilion and beach at Mackerel Cove is shown ca. 1932. The pavilion was built by the town in 1928. It was destroyed by the 1938 Hurricane. Photo courtesy of Sue Maden. See page 233.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2006.002.006 - Jamestown Bridge from Plum Beach Light

P2006.002.006 - Jamestown Bridge from Plum Beach Light

Jamestown Bridge. Construction of the piers. Hand letters at bottom of picture "looking east from Plumb [sic] Beach Light - showing Pier 8W and those east." Label in lower right corner: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corp. Contractors for Substructure Jamestown Bridge Saunderstown to Jamestown, R.I. Date 11-10-39 No. 35

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2006.009.001 - 1938 hurricane damage.

P2006.009.001 - 1938 hurricane damage.

1938 hurricane damage. Long view looking north along the town beach from north of the ferry dock to Webster Wetherill's house. The ferryboat is on the beach at the more distance point and a sail boat is partially across Conanicus Ave in the fore ground.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2006.009.004 - 1938 hurricane damage.

P2006.009.004 - 1938 hurricane damage.

1938 hurricane damage. From ferry dock looking toward the Bay View. Some clean up has been accomplished and there are barriers in place. But the beach and surrounding area are littered with debris.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2006.015.001 - Swimming Wharf at Camp Seaside

P2006.015.001 - Swimming Wharf at Camp Seaside

Camp Seaside. Swmming wharf with eight people in swim suits. Sail boat in background. Skiff and other equipment in water near wharf.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2007.008.167 - Jamestown Bridge Operations

P2007.008.167 - Jamestown Bridge Operations

Jamestown Bridge. Squirrel on pier casing, took him off and put on beach, pier 40W. Photo number 78 in 1960 set. Report dated November 30, 1960.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2007.016.025 - Mackerel Cove Beach

P2007.016.025 - Mackerel Cove Beach

Picture of Mackerel Cove Beach, Jamestown, R.I. Same as P1965.164 . Message on reverse: Mr. John R. Wadleigh 2620 N. Powhatan St. Arlington Virginia Ray dear - Pardon please this relic of older days! / Many, many thanks for your letter - July 30th we will welcome you at Cuttyhunk - or later, if it would be better for you - Charlotte may come the 4th - maybe just Daddy ~ the 9th. / Just returned from lovely dinner at Pt. View with your fa ...

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.001.001 - Job Ellis

P2008.001.001 - Job Ellis

Job Howard Ellis with two women, Ellis and younger woman in bathing costumes, on a beach. Women unidentified. Ellis was the father of Charlotte Ellis Hull, first wife of Merton Hull, Sr.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.001.002 - Job Ellis

P2008.001.002 - Job Ellis

Job Howard Ellis with younger woman in bathing costumes on a beach. Woman unidentified. Ellis was the father of Charlotte Ellis Hull, first wife of Merton Hull, Sr.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.005.019 - East Ferry

P2008.005.019 - East Ferry

Bathing Beach at East Ferry, Jamestown, R.I. Reverse: Hand Colored Postcard, Published for E.F. and [ obsured] Jamestown, R.i., by Collotype Company [obscured] N.J. and N.Y.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.032 - Bathhouses at Maplewood

P2008.021.032 - Bathhouses at Maplewood

Nine connected bathhouses on the beach across Conanicus Avenue from Maplewood (aka Bates Sanitarium). Sailboat (without mast or sails) on beach. Sign says "Private Beach." Photo used in "Newport Journal," 2009. Figure 16: "Bathhouses on the beach near the end of Bryer Avenue. In 1934 they were repainted and "Maplewood" was painted on the top. They were blown across the road in the 1938 hurricane."

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.053 - Swimming at Maplewood

P2008.021.053 - Swimming at Maplewood

Swimming in the bay near the Bates Sanitarium (aka Maplewood) complex. Six young swimmers -- three boys and three girls -- pose for a photograph is the surf. Photo used in "Newport History," 2009, Figure 25: "Young swimmers are at the beach."

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.054 - Clamming at Maplewood

P2008.021.054 - Clamming at Maplewood

Clamming on the beach near the Bates Sanitarium (aka Maplewood) complex. Eleven young people are digging in the sand. Photo used in "Newport History," 2009, Figure 26: "Clamming, probably on the west shore of the creek, was popular."

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.056 - Canoeing at Maplewood

P2008.021.056 - Canoeing at Maplewood

Visitors at the Bates Sanitarium (aka Maplewood) canoeing in front of the bathhouses along the beach is Jamestown harbor. Photo used in "Newport History," 2009, Figure 30: "Canoeists appear to be heading for the beach. In the background are bathhouses and the Bay Voyage Hotel.."

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.066 - Clamming on the beach

P2008.021.066 - Clamming on the beach

B&W real photo postcard of clamming on the beach

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.113 - Group at East Ferry

P2008.021.113 - Group at East Ferry

Group on the beach at near East Ferry two copies

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.119 - Clam bake on beach

P2008.021.119 - Clam bake on beach

Two men setting up clam bake on beach.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.123 - Launching canoe.

P2008.021.123 - Launching canoe.

Launching canoe. Two women in canoe, two men holding it. On beach near Bay Voyage. Gursteen house in background.

Object Type: Photo

Image of P2008.021.143 - Car race

P2008.021.143 - Car race

Car race on the beach, probably in Newport

Object Type: Photo