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Avenue and Ocean Hotel, Newport, Rhode Island, circa 1936

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Alternate title:Avenue and Ocean Hotel, Newport, R.I.
Summary:The Avenue and Ocean Hotel, Newport, Rhode Island, circa 1936. Caption reads: "From a pamphlet printed about 1860. The Avenue is a parade of two miles long, flanked all the way with mansions and charming villas. The Ocean House is a huge amorphous, pagoda, factory-like structure, where the cottagers come and hear the Germania play and hop in the parlour, then disappear into the magnificent mystery of cottage life."
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Rhode Island
Geographical subject – Settlement:Newport
Topical subjects:Streets
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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