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Image from a Rhode Island Boat Show, April 1964.See also:Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism photographs


An image of a Civil Defense Fallout Shelter Sign.


Image from the X-Ray clinic held by the Providence Department of Health, 1964.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and physicals for…


Image of Providence Health Department nurses at work.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and physicals for elementary school…


Images from the Polio clinic held by the Providence Health Department, 1964.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and physicals for…


“Part of a thorough physical exam”The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and physicals for elementary school children. …


The Nickerson House dental clinic.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and physicals for elementary school children. During the…


Edward D. Greer, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent of Health, training session.The Providence Health Department provided clinical services to residents including various immunization programs, dental care, pulmonary X-ray clinics, and…


Inaugural motorcade of President Lyndon Johnson, Washington DC, January 20, 1965. Images include dignitaries Governor Nelson A. and Happy Rockefeller of New York, Governor John M. Dempsey of Connecticut, Governor John A. Volpe of Massachusetts and…


Inaugural of Governor John Chafee, with Virginia Coates Chafee and Adjutant General Leonard P. Holland, January 1965.See also:Chafee, John H., 1922-1999University of Rhode Island Rhode Island Political Papers: John H. Chafee, Governor of Rhode…


Governor John Chafee opening section of I-95 from Hayward Park to West Exchange Street, August 5, 1964.See also: Records Created by Rhode Island. Department of Transportation. Bridge negatives and microfilm, undated Bridge Construction photo…


I-95 road and viaduct construction - views from center line from Atwells Avenue Bridge looking north, April 21, 1964.See also:Rhode Island. Department of Public Works (1935 -1969)Rhode Island. Department of Transportation.


President Johnson’s motorcade on unfinished stretch of I-95 near Eddy Street bridge, Providence, en-route to deliver the formal address at Brown University’s Bicentennial Convocation, September 28, 1964. Includes images of President…


Governor John Chafee appoints a Director for the War on Poverty, (Economic Opportunities Coordinator Anthony J. Agostinelli of Providence), 1964.See also:Chafee, John H., 1922-1999


Governor John Chafee, the Kentish Guards and the Rhode Island Subway at the World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows, New York, April & May 1964.See also:Chafee, John H., 1922-1999


Governor John Chafee, Nuala Pell, Governor Dennis Roberts and others at fundraising billboard for the JFK Presidential Library. See also:Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.Chafee, John H., 1922-1999Chafee, Lincoln D., 1953-


Image of two women riding the Flying Horse Carousel in Watch Hill, located in Westerly, R.I., c. 1950. Dating from about 1876, this is the oldest carousel of its type, in which the horses are suspended from a center frame, and may be the oldest…


Image from the Tuna Tournament, c. 1974.The annual Rhode Island Tuna Tournament, incorporated in 1958, became one of the world's largest such events in the late 1960s and early 1970s. It continues today, but with a 50 percent drop in …


Image of fish at the scale of the Tuna Tournament, 1958. The annual Rhode Island Tuna Tournament, incorporated in 1958, became one of the world's largest such events in the late 1960s and early 1970s. It continues today, but with a 50 percent drop…


Image of a golfer chipping out of the trap, c. 1954.See also:Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural Resources Preliminary Reports, 1978-1991Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of…