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Image depicting a scenic view along Shore Route in Rhode Island.See also:Department of Economic Development - Videotapes, Tourism, 1977-1992Development Council photographs, circa 1945-1980The Book of Rhode Island, 1930This is Rhode Island, 1972Public…

A tourism publication created by the Rhode Island Office of the Secretary of State Armand H. Cote Division in 1944. The publication begins with a lists of "Things To Do" which lists the following: HORSE RACING NARRAGANSETT PARK, located in…

A tourism folder created by the Rhode Island Department of Economic Development, Tourist Promotion Division in 1978. The Recreation section of the folder states the following, "Over 400 miles of coastline help make Rhode Island the heart of salt…

A tourism brochure created by the Rhode Island Development Council in 1961. The brochure opens with the following statement, "Rhode Islanders are justly proud of the independent spirit in which their state was founded. The aura of this proud…


Image of the Newport Ferry at the Rocky Point Amusement Park located in Warwick, Rhode Island.Rocky Point Park was an idea first thought of by Captain William Winslow in the 1840s. By 1847, he had purchased a part of the land and began to offer…

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