Clara Lewis, Teacher at Clarke School

Clara Lewis, Teacher at Clarke School

Clara was the daughter of Clara Silvia Furtado and Manual Dutra Lewis who immigrated from Fayal Island Azores and were married January 14, 1906 in the Parish of St. Mary, Our Lady of the Isle in Newport. Manual and Clara had two daughters, Mary Lewis, who married...
Jamestown’s Working Farms

Jamestown’s Working Farms

From Jamestown’s very beginning to the present day, working farms make up a considerable portion of the acres on our island. According to a map produced in 1933 to show all the farms of Jamestown at the turn of the twentieth century, at that time most of the land was...
2022 Members Only Preview Party  – Twin Towers

2022 Members Only Preview Party – Twin Towers

 House Tour Members Only Preview Party Friday, September 16, 2022, 5-7 pm   When: Friday, September 16, 2022 5-7 pm Who: JHS Members What: Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres Where: 64 Walcott Avenue, the 120 year old “Twin Towers” built for Charles E....