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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…


Image of water-skiing, 1959.See also:Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural Resources Preliminary Reports, 1978-1991Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism…


Image of a riverboat in Scituate, c. 1963.See also:Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural Resources Preliminary Reports, 1978-1991Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism…


Image of men canoeing, c. 1948.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural Resources Preliminary Reports,…


Image of men and a boy fishing by a stream, c. 1955.See also:Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural Resources Preliminary Reports, 1978-1991Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of…


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…


Image of Jessica Tandy, Hume Cronin and Isobel Elsom arriving by bus at Matunuck’s Theater by the Sea for a production of “The Man in the Dog Suit.”, July 14, 1957.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission:…


Images from a clambake, 1953.See also:Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and…


Image of the Chorus Line at the Warwick Tent, c. 1959.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism photographs …


Image of a man stream fishing, c. 1950.See also:Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and…


Image of two women H\horseback riding, c. 1970.See also:Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission:…


Image from the Annual United States Atlantic Tuna Tournament, 1959. 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…