Thursday, December 14, 2017

Edward J. Berwind. The Elms. Newport Mansions. by Travis Simpkins

Edward J. Berwind. 1848-1936. The Elms. Newport Mansions. by Travis Simpkins


Portrait Sketch of
Edward Julius Berwind
( 1848 - 1936 )
Founder of the
Berwind-White Coal Mining Company
Owner of
The Elms
Newport, Rhode Island
The Preservation Society of Newport County
by Travis Simpkins



The Elms mansion - Newport, RI


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Edward Berwind. by Travis Simpkins. The Elms. Newport Mansions

Cornelius Vanderbilt II. The Breakers. Newport Mansions. by Travis Simpkins

Cornelius Vanderbilt II. 1843-1899. The Breakers. Newport Mansions. by Travis Simpkins

Portrait Sketch of
Cornelius Vanderbilt II
( 1843 - 1899 )
American Socialite, 
Heir and Businessman
Owner of 
The Breakers
Newport , Rhode Island
The Preservation Society of Newport County
by Travis Simpkins


based on a painting by John Singer Sargent


Inside The Breakers Mansion - Newport, RI


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Cornelius Vanderbilt II. by Travis Simpkins. The Breakers. Newport Mansions

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Alva Vanderbilt Belmont. Marble House. Newport Mansions. by Travis Simpkins

Alva Vanderbilt Belmont. 1853-1933. Marble House. Newport Mansions. by Travis Simpkins


Portrait Sketch of
Alva Belmont
or
Alva Vanderbilt
born Alva Erskine Smith
( 1853 - 1933 )
American Socialite
Advocate for Women's Suffrage
Owner of
Marble House
Newport, Rhode Island
The Preservation Society of Newport County
by Travis Simpkins



Marble House Mansion- Newport, RI


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Alva Vanderbilt Belmont. by Travis Simpkins. Marble House. Newport Mansions