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History Bytes: Dr. Hunter and Outlander

January 4, 2019

Warning! This History Byte contains spoilers if you’ve not read Echo in the Bone (book 7) and Written in My Own Heart’s Blood (book ...

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Director’s Note, December 2018

December 20, 2018

The Newport Historical Society is a collections and knowledge-based institution that seeks to educate the public about topics we think they care about. In ...

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History Bytes: Admiral Sims

November 9, 2018

Admiral William Sowden Sims (1858-1936) commanded all of the United Stated naval forces operating in Europe during WWI. Sims did not return to the ...

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History Bytes: Common Sense Gum

October 30, 2018

Gum may not be your Halloween treat of choice, but it generates billions of dollars in sales each year. The first gum manufacturing factory ...

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History Bytes: War Camp Community Service

October 3, 2018

The moral and physical state of the troops was very much on the mind of the American Government, so shortly after the United States ...

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Third Annual Culinary Adventure

September 27, 2018

Photograph by Andrea Hansen Thank you to everyone who participated in and attended the Third Annual Culinary Adventure, which honored and celebrated the men ...

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