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Barrington, Barrington Bridge
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Bristol County, Cole River
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Bristol, Hope Street
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Bristol, Hope Street
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Bristol, Hope Street
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Bristol, Hope Street
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Charlestown
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Charlestown
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Effects of the hurricane
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Model airplanes group 1948 C#1851
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Model airplanes in flight 1948 C#1851
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Narragansett
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Portsmouth, Portsmouth Island Park
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Racetrack cars in motion circa 1945 C#1851
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Racetrack children on bikes circa 1945 C#1815
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RI Aeromodelers 1948 C#1851
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Tiverton, Nanaquaket Bridge
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Warren, Cole River
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Warren, Main Street
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Warren, Warren Bridge
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Watch Hill
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Watch Hill
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Title:
The Hurricane of 1938
Date:
1938 September 21
Description:
This series contains negatives, newspaper clippings and scrapbooks created by the Rhode Island Department of Transportation.  The materials are primarily documenting the hurricane that struck Rhode Island in 1938 and the blizzard that struck Rhode Island in 1978.  The images show the effects of these storms on various municipalities throughout the state.  Also includes various recreation based activities throughout the state documented by the Department of Transportation circa 1945-1948 (C#1851).
ID:
C#637 & 2001-19
Repository:
State Archives Catalog
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Publisher:
Rhode Island State Archives
Rights:
Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.
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