The annals of Newport for the last half of the 19th century until the First World War deal chiefly, if not exclusively, with the brilliance of the summer society.
Nicolosi, Anthony S.
"The Navy, Newport and Stephen B. Luce,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 37
, Article 12.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol37/iss5/12