Newport Historical Society Archives and Library
82 Touro Street
Newport, Rhode Island 02840
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Founded in 1853, the society has extensive holdings of colonial artifacts, silver, china, portraits, ship models, and over two hundred thousand historic photographs. Research facilities include archives with manuscript materials including the earliest town records, merchant account books, church records, etc. The Library contains the second largest genealogical collection in Rhode Island. Walking tours leave from the Museum Shop at Brick Market 127 Thames St.
Services / Features / Restrictions: Free Admission, Educational, Cultural, Of Interest to Children, Museum, National Historic Landmark, Newport County, Novelty Gift Shop, Specialty Shop
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