Explore the contents and history surrounding a book of music bound for George Wetmore, owner of Chateau-sur-Mer in Newport.
Explore the incredible history behind this music donated by a local family!
Join us for a guest blog by Dr. Christopher Brellochs, expert on Gilded Age Music.
During the Civil War, the Naval Academy Band called Newport their home. From Fort Adams to the Atlantic House Hotel they made their imprint on Musical Life in the city.