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Mount Vernon April 3d 1797

Sir,

I have been favored with
your letter of the 10th of March, enclosing
an Address from the General Assembly
of the State of Rhode Island & ect.-
I now beg leave to transmit,
through your hands, my answer…


October 29, 1979

To Governor Joe Garrahy

I enjoyed the warm hospitality extended to me today. It was good to see you and Margherite.

I appreciated this opportunity to visit with citizens in Providence, and to be with you for the plenary…


President John F. Kennedy with John Chafee’s children, Lincoln & Tribbie, 1961


President Lyndon B. Johnston at his Inauguration in January, 1965.


President John F. Kennedy aboard U.S.S. Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. DD 850, during visit to the America’s Cup Races in September, 1962


Dated Washington July 3d 1862
Rec’d, Providence July 3 1862, 12 o’clock, 25 min.
To Wm. Sprague

{Private & Confidential}

My dear Sir.
I should
not want the half of three
hundred thousand new troops
if I could have them now.
If I…


City Point, Va. Feb. 14th 1865.

His Excellency,
James Y. Smith,
Governor of Rhode Island,

Sir,
Your letter of the 9th inct. enclosing me a copy of "Resolution of thanks", passed by the Legislature…


Southern Commercial Convention

In conformity with the Action of the Southern Commercial Convention, at the meeting held in Louis=ville, Ky. Octbr. 12" 1869. The annual Session of the Convention will be held at Cincinnati O. commencing , Tuesday…


Inauguration of Ronald Reagan as 40th President of the United States, January 20, 1981.


President Eisenhower playing golf at Newport, September, 1957.


President Eisenhower & Governor John Chafee at Newport, September 26, 1963