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Image of the The Rhode Island Tercentenary Three Cent Stamp issued in 1936, celebrating the 300th Anniversary of the settlement of Rhode Island. The stamp contains an image of the founder of Rhode Island, Roger Williams.

Image of the Deed – Cannonicus and Miantunnomi Chief Sachems of the Narragansetts regarding the Island of Aquidneck [Rhode Island] March 24, 1636/7, (C#0204 - Rhode Island Colony Records, Part 1, 1646 – 1669, p. 46). Source:Rhode Island…

Providence 8 of the 8th month 1638 (so called)

In memorandum I Roger Wiliams
having formerly purchased of Caunounicus
& Miantunome this our situation or
plantation of New Providence viz the
two fresh Rivers Wanaquatuckit &
Mooshausick &…

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