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A look ahead at Newport

Author:
Pughe, J. S. (John S.), 1870-1909
Date:
1897-10-20
Description:
A late summer scene at Newport, Rhode Island, exhibits a carnival atmosphere, with food vendors, merry-go-round, and entertainment at the "Marble House Casino," and "The 'Breakers' Coolest Pleasure Resort in Newport." Caption: The excursionists are moving on the town; heavy gains are reported, and it is feared they will take possession in the above manner at an early day.
Subject:
Tourists, Carnivals, Rhode Island--Newport, Breakers, The (Newport, R.I.), Marble House (Newport, R.I.), Vanderbilt, William K. (William Kissam), 1878-1944, Vanderbilt, Cornelius, 1843-1899
Partner:
Theodore Roosevelt Center
Rights:
These images are presented through a cooperative effort between the Library of Congress and Dickinson State University. No known restrictions on publication.
Source:
http://www.theodorerooseveltcenter.org/Research/Digital-Library/Record?libID=o289420
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