Artwork

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Artwork

Watercolor of Beehive

Watercolor of Beehive, formerly Fay Tavern
Bought by Barnard Fisher
Beehive burned 1896

Painting hangs on west wall, room 1a

Approximate era: 
don't know

Portrait of Rhoda A. Cook

Portrait of Rhoda A. Cook

Approximate era: 
1901-1925
Item is inside of:: 
Rhoda Cook Collection

Handcrafted Warwick Wood Sign

Artistic rendering of the word "Warwick" on a wooden sign on east wall

Approximate era: 
don't know

2 Framed Original Drawings by Jessie McDermott

On the bottom shelf of glass display case on the west wall of room 1A are 2 framed original drawings by Jessie McDermott. These were done for the book series, "Jolly Good Times in Hackmatack" and presented to the library by the author, Mary P. Wells Smith, wife of Fayette Smith, the son of Rev. Preserved Smith and Tryphena Goldsbury Smith.

Approximate era: 
1851-1900
Donated by: 
Mary P. Wells Smith

Scroll

A scroll, done in Old English used in the period 1776 (made by Tim Ray) which was read by Lincoln Richards on June 18, 1976 during the presentation ceremony when the Historic Society was given the quilt created by grades 4,5 and 6 of Warwick Center School. The scroll is signed by each student. It hangs on the west wall of room 1A adjacent to the quilt.

Year (or year range): 
1976
Approximate era: 
don't know
Donated by: 
Grades 4,5,6 of Warwick Center School
Donation date: 
1976-06-18

Patchwork Quilt

Large colorful patchwork bicentennial quilt created by the 4th, 5th and 6th graders at Warwick Center School hangs on the west wall of room 1A
A newsclip by Rotha Nordstedt tells about the children creating and donating it to the Historical Society in 1976 - this is attached to the quilt.
Jan Norris and Anne Rogers supervised the project. A scroll was read and presented, which hangs on the west wall (see more details under scroll)

Year (or year range): 
1976
Approximate era: 
1976-2000
Donated by: 
Grades 4,5,6 of Warwick Center School
Donation date: 
1976-06-18

Gravestone Rubbing

A gravestone rubbing on the north wall of room 1A of Abel Minard (Glass Blower) who died Oct 23, 1814, erected by Brother Workmen

Approximate era: 
don't know

Hedge - Reed House pen and ink drawing

Northern view of Hedge-Reed House -called the Old Parsonage
Drawn by Mary A. Reed - Entitled Home Sweet Home
Owners: Rev. Lemuel Hedge; Rev. Samuel Reed; Joseph Green; Francis; Greenwald

Drawing hangs on west wall, room 1a

Year (or year range): 
1851
Approximate era: 
1851-1900
Donated by: 
Dean Williams
Donation date: 
1980

Funerary watercolor by Tryphena Goldsbury Smith

Funerary painting by Tryphena Goldsbury Smith (1801 - 1835) dedicated to the memory of her father, Col. James Goldsbury

Year (or year range): 
1814
Approximate era: 
1801-1850
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