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Recent Acquisition: A Day in the Life of a Milkman

November 17, 2020

The Newport Historical Society recently received a donation of a scrapbook detailing “a day in the life of a milkman.” The scrapbook, compiled in ...

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Director’s Note: What Should Be Part of a Patriotic Education?

November 2, 2020

This conversation focused on a topic that was inspired by the President’s recent declaration that he was establishing a project to create a patriotic ...

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Recent Acquisition: 1974 America’s Cup buttons

October 2, 2020

The Newport Historical Society recently received a donation of three buttons from the 1974 America’s Cup race. The race, held in Newport, featured the ...

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History Bytes: Influenza in Newport

September 28, 2020

Signs are popping up at pharmacies and doctor’s offices reminding us all to get a flu shot in preparation for the coming flu season. ...

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Caswell-Massey: America’s Original Soap and Fragrance Company

September 23, 2020

The Newport Historical Society would like to recognize the support of Caswell-Massey, America’s Original Soap and Fragrance Company, whose historic, bespoke formulations have been ...

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Civic Conversations — What Should be Part of a Patriotic Education?

September 23, 2020

The latest in a series of civil discourse with the Newport Historical Society. Join the Newport Historical Society for a Civic Conversation to discuss ...

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