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Image of the Civil War Monument dedication in Providence, 1871.See also:Military Records - Civil WarCivil War Recruitment Book (1861)Board of Military Enrollment Adjutant General - Orders Received, Executive Department (1857 - 1858;1861; 1863) …


Images of Monument Square located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.Formerly known as Mechanics Square, this area became known as Monument Square in the 1870's with the construction of the Civil War Monument. It took on a distinctive new look in the…


Image of a postcard depicting the Providence City Hall and the Soldiers and Sailors Monument located in downtown Providence, Rhode Island.See also:A Brief History of Providence City Hall By Paul Campbell, City ArchivistInternet Archive: Proceedings…


Image of a marker on Devils Foot Road located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, 1930. A footprint-like natural impression or possibly petrosomatoglyph. Legends going back to the colonial era tell of a squaw being chased by the devil. Some say that…


Image of the 2 Mile to Newport marker located in MIddletown, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism…


An image of the Dorr Memorial located in Glocester (Chepachet), Rhode Island. Nearly seventy years after the Declaration of Independence, Rhode Island was still governed by the English Royal Charter. Suffrage rights guaranteed under the charter…


Image of the 3rd RI Volunteer Memorial located in Warwick, R.I.


Image of the “14 Miles to Providence”, Peleg Arnold's 1774 milestone on old Great Road in Union Village across from the Friends Meetinghouse located in Smithfield, R.I.


Image of the RI Red Memorial located in Little Compton, R.I. The RI Red Memorial is a bronze relief, depicting a life-size rooster, accompanied by text, and surrounded by a simple molding worked in the bronze. The relief is set into the rough but…