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55 lb striped bass circa 1945
55 lb striped bass circa 1945 (JPEG Image, 184.63 KB)
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A Dance 1953
A Dance 1953 (JPEG Image, 128.74 KB)
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Antique car 1951
Antique car 1951 (JPEG Image, 254.82 KB)
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Antique car 1953
Antique car 1953 (JPEG Image, 238.6 KB)
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Antique car 1953
Antique car 1953 (JPEG Image, 306.62 KB)
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Bicyclist on Block Island 1953
Bicyclist on Block Island 1953 (JPEG Image, 191.18 KB)
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Carnival Newport 1956
Carnival Newport 1956 (JPEG Image, 175.7 KB)
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Cave Hill Cove 1954
Cave Hill Cove 1954 (JPEG Image, 231.71 KB)
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Chorus line Warwick Music Tent circa 1959
Chorus line Warwick Music Tent circa 1959 (JPEG Image, 226.99 KB)
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Clambake 1953
Clambake 1953 (JPEG Image, 180.36 KB)
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Clambake closeup 1953
Clambake closeup 1953 (JPEG Image, 230.29 KB)
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Cronin and Tandy 1957 July 14
Cronin and Tandy 1957 July 14 (JPEG Image, 223.35 KB)
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Family on beach circa 1955
Family on beach circa 1955 (JPEG Image, 196.46 KB)
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Festival circa 1970
Festival circa 1970 (JPEG Image, 155.19 KB)
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Fish at scale 1958
Fish at scale 1958 (JPEG Image, 211.39 KB)
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Fishing by a stream circa 1955
Fishing by a stream circa 1955 (JPEG Image, 327.07 KB)
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Fishing off boat circa 1959
Fishing off boat circa 1959 (JPEG Image, 215.98 KB)
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Grandpa Jones and wife Ramona
Grandpa Jones and wife Ramona (JPEG Image, 92.32 KB)
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Heritage week 1955
Heritage week 1955 (JPEG Image, 149.76 KB)
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Hockey circa 1949
Hockey circa 1949 (JPEG Image, 349.11 KB)
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Horseback riding circa 1970
Horseback riding circa 1970 (JPEG Image, 213.8 KB)
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Hunting circa 1959
Hunting circa 1959 (JPEG Image, 233.86 KB)
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Ice fishing circa 1969
Ice fishing circa 1969 (JPEG Image, 150.93 KB)
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Ice skating 1961
Ice skating 1961 (JPEG Image, 231.92 KB)
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Man skiing circa 1970
Man skiing circa 1970 (JPEG Image, 101.56 KB)
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Men Canoeing circa 1948
Men Canoeing circa 1948 (JPEG Image, 312.6 KB)
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Men in wetsuits
Men in wetsuits (JPEG Image, 320.44 KB)
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Minuet at the Nathaniel Greene Homestead 1955
Minuet at the Nathaniel Greene Homestead 1955 (JPEG Image, 285.72 KB)
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Miss Rhode Island Joyce Sandberg of Providence 1953
Miss Rhode Island Joyce Sandberg of Providence 1953 (JPEG Image, 135.03 KB)
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Miss Rhode Island Joyce Sandberg of Providence 1953
Miss Rhode Island Joyce Sandberg of Providence 1953 (JPEG Image, 154.81 KB)
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Miss Rhode Island Joyce Sandberg of Providence 1953
Miss Rhode Island Joyce Sandberg of Providence 1953 (JPEG Image, 192.44 KB)
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New Harbor, Block Island circa 1960
New Harbor, Block Island circa 1960 (JPEG Image, 176.92 KB)
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Out of the trap
Out of the trap (JPEG Image, 275.13 KB)
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Point Judith Bass Tournament 1967
Point Judith Bass Tournament 1967 (JPEG Image, 219.28 KB)
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Power boat
Power boat (JPEG Image, 229.2 KB)
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RI Tuna Tournament 1959
RI Tuna Tournament 1959 (JPEG Image, 146.38 KB)
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RI Tuna Tournament circa 1974
RI Tuna Tournament circa 1974 (JPEG Image, 166.45 KB)
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River boat in Scituate circa 1963
River boat in Scituate circa 1963 (JPEG Image, 243.44 KB)
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Rowboats in Jamestown 1953
Rowboats in Jamestown 1953 (JPEG Image, 209.82 KB)
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Running on beach circa 1958
Running on beach circa 1958 (JPEG Image, 193.43 KB)
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Sailboat couple circa 1965
Sailboat couple circa 1965 (JPEG Image, 218.52 KB)
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Sailboat tranquil circa 1960
Sailboat tranquil circa 1960 (JPEG Image, 159.58 KB)
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Scarborough beach 1954
Scarborough beach 1954 (JPEG Image, 288.69 KB)
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Scarborough beach 1954
Scarborough beach 1954 (JPEG Image, 286.58 KB)
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Skiing circa 1970
Skiing circa 1970 (JPEG Image, 150.43 KB)
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Softball game circa 1945
Softball game circa 1945 (JPEG Image, 273.53 KB)
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Stream fishing circa 1950
Stream fishing circa 1950 (JPEG Image, 170.81 KB)
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Ted Williams 1961 September 12
Ted Williams 1961 September 12 (JPEG Image, 193.3 KB)
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Trout Fishing 1955
Trout Fishing 1955 (JPEG Image, 256.88 KB)
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Trout Hatchery 1955
Trout Hatchery 1955 (JPEG Image, 163.05 KB)
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Trout Season 1955
Trout Season 1955 (JPEG Image, 264.15 KB)
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Trout Season 1955
Trout Season 1955 (JPEG Image, 191.29 KB)
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Watch Hill circa 1958
Watch Hill circa 1958 (JPEG Image, 229.12 KB)
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Waterskiing 1959
Waterskiing 1959 (JPEG Image, 328 KB)
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Woman in  outboard boat 1953
Woman in  outboard boat 1953 (JPEG Image, 189.16 KB)
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Woman with surfboard circa 1965
Woman with surfboard circa 1965 (JPEG Image, 101.96 KB)
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Title:
Department of Economic Development photographs
Date:
circa 1945-1980
Description:
Photographs consist primarily of 8" X 10" black-and-white photographs and 8" X 10" corresponding negatives.  Also includes some 5" X 7" photographs, color negatives (mostly 35mm) and a small amount of color photographs.  Photographs were mostly taken by photographer Chester "Chet" Browning.
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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