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Gilded Age Vanberbilt mansion in Newport, Rhode Island
|Location||Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island|
English: The Breakers, located at 44 Ochre Point Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island was built from 1893 and 1895 as a summer residence for Cornelius Vanderbilt II, a member of the wealthy Vanderbilt family. The 70-room mansion, was designed by Richard Morris Hunt in the Renaissance Revival style; the interior decor was by Jules Allard and Sons and Ogden Codman, Jr. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1971, and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1994. It is also a contributing property to the Bellevue Avenue Historic District. The property is owned and operated by the Newport Preservation Society as a museum and is open for visits all year.
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Entrance Gate at The Breakers Mansion, Newport (9820248826).jpg 2,736 × 3,648; 1.35 MB
Mrs. C. Vanderbilt's, Newport LCCN2014699373.jpg 5,772 × 4,247; 2.79 MB
Mrs. C. Vanderbilt's, Newport LCCN2014699373.tif 5,772 × 4,247; 23.38 MB
Statue The Breakers.JPG 3,648 × 2,736; 2.23 MB
The Breakers viewed from the Cliff Walk.jpg 4,032 × 1,960; 3.89 MB
The Breakers, Newport, RI May 14, 2013.jpg 4,662 × 3,099; 2.27 MB
The Breakers, Newport.jpg 5,233 × 3,482; 12.47 MB
Twenty Grand Duesenberg.jpg 4,032 × 3,024; 2.94 MB