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History Bytes: Theophilus North’s Nine Cities of Newport, Part 8

March 21, 2019

The following History Byte is the eighth of a nine-part series. Click here to read them all. The Eighth City in Thornton Wilder’s Theophilus ...

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History Bytes: Sightseeing through Theophilus North

March 19, 2019

Newport has long attracted the inquisitive; this week’s History Byte follows Theophilus North along Ocean Avenue, where he passes the homes of a scientist ...

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History Bytes: Theophilus North’s Nine Cities of Newport, Part 7

March 14, 2019

The following History Byte is the seventh of a nine-part series. Click here to read them all. Thornton Wilder’s Seventh City in Theophilus North ...

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History Bytes: Theophilus North’s Nine Cities of Newport, Part 6

March 6, 2019

The following History Byte is the sixth of a nine-part series. Click here to read them all. The Sixth City referenced in Thornton Wilder’s ...

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History Bytes: Theophilus North’s Nine Cities of Newport, Part 5

February 28, 2019

The following History Byte is the fifth of a nine-part series. Click here to read them all. In July 1877, The Newport Mercury reported ...

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History Bytes: Theophilus North’s Nine Cities of Newport, Part 4

February 20, 2019

The following History Byte is the fourth of a nine-part series. Click here to read them all. Thornton Wilder’s Fourth City in Theophilus North ...

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