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Drawing of Bellevue Avenue, 1850

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Title

Drawing of Bellevue Avenue, 1850

Subject

Description

Image of Bellevue Avenue located in Newport, Rhode Island by Anne H. Wilbur in 1850.

Bellevue Avenue displays an assemblage of American architecture distinguished by the variety of styles and famous architectural firms represented, the district includes Gothic Revival villas, Stick- and Shingle-style buildings, and great summer palaces of the late 19th century.
Source: National Historic Landmarks Program Bellevue Avenue Historic District

See also:

Newport: A Lively Experiment, 1639-1969 by Rockwell Stensrud, 2006

Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission:  Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982

Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural Resources Preliminary Reports, 1978-1991

Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism photographs

Department of Economic Development - Videotapes, Tourism, 1977-1992

The Preservation Society of Newport County

Creator

Wilbur, Anne H.

Source

Preston Collection Accession C#858

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1850

Rights

Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

postcard

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Citation

Wilbur, Anne H., "Drawing of Bellevue Avenue, 1850," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #170, http://www.sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/170 (accessed September 17, 2014).