Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Margaret Van Alen Bruguiere Benefactor
1954/07/17 Billie Holiday Performer The "First Annual American Jazz Festival", held at Newport Casino, in Newport, Rhode Island, includes academic panel discussions and live musical performances, July 17 and 18. Newport Jazz Festival

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Particulars for Bellevue Avenue, Casino Historic District:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Historic Use Civic
Area of Significance Commerce
Area of Significance Entertainment - Recreation
Sight Category Historic District
Criteria Historic Event
Level of Significance National
Owner Private
Architectural Style Shingle Style Architecture
Area of Significance Social History
Historic Use Specialty Store
Historic Use Sport Facility

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 8th December 1972

Registry Name: Bellevue AvenueCasino Historic District
Registry Address: 170-230 Bellvue Avenue
Registry Number: 72000024
Resource Type: District
Owner: Private
Architect: Multiple
Architectural Style: Shingle style
Area in Acres: 8
Contributing Buildings: 3
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Commerce, Entertainment-recreation, Architecture, Social history
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Historic Function: Social, Recreation and Culture, Commerce, Trade
Historic Sub-Function: Civic, Specialty store, Sport facility
Current Function: Recreation and Culture, Commerce, Trade, Social
Current Sub-Function: Museum Civic Specialty store Sport facility

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