The Champlin Foundation: 2020 Grant Recipients
December 7, 2020
The Newport Historical Society is extremely grateful for the support of the Champlin Foundation to repair and maintain two of the historic, downtown Newport ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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. ...
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 ...