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Collection on Goelet furnishings

McKillop Library

McKillop Library
100 Ochre Point Avenue
Salve Regina University
Newport, RI 02840
Tel: 401-341-2276
Fax: 401-341-2951
email: archives@salve.edu

Collection Overview

Title: Collection on Goelet furnishings
Date range: 1882-1896
Creator: Preservation Society of Newport County
Extent: .208 linear feet (1 half document box)
Abstract: Photocopies documenting the provenance and disposition of furnishings, art, and other objects purchased by Ogden Goelet for his homes in New York City and Newport. Includes English translations of receipts and correspondence from French companies.
Physical location: Row 7, Unit 4, Shelf 2
Language of materials: English
Repository: Salve Regina University Special Collections
Collection number: SP 06