Sept 17, 2016: Cutting edge: Architect Mohamad Farzan, Newport Historical Society President Tom Goddard, and Board member and architect Jim Farrar look on as NHS Executive Director Ruth Taylor cuts the ribbon at the dedication, on Thursday, Sept. 17, of the Historical Society’s newly renovated headquarters. #FarrarAssoc was involved with extensive historic renovations and building additions to this historic property. Building additions include elevator, ADA access, dynamic new entrance and extensive building renovation.