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Image of Memorial Ceremony dedicating World War I monument at Pawtucket Post #4.See also: World War I - Statements of Military Service World War I - Bonus Cards, 1921Adjutant General - Correspondence Received (1790 - 1915)Adjutant General - Letters…


Ceremonies and parade of ranks related to the transfer of State Battle Flags from the old State House on Benefit Street to the new State Capitol on Smith Hill, Saturday October 17, 1903. It was at the Butler Exchange (built 1873, demolished 1925)…


Image of a soldier standing in front of the Cranston Street Armory located in Providence, Rhode Island.The Cranston Street Armory is a historic building in Providence, Rhode Island. It was built in 1907 at a cost of $650,000.00. The architects were…


Images of the Dexter Training Grounds located in Providence, Rhode Island.Dexter Training Ground, situated in the Eighth ward, on Dexter street, is nearly oblong in shape and contains an area of about nine acres. It was given to the city by Ebenezer…


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…


Various images of the Cranston Street Armory located in Providence, Rhode Island. The Cranston Street Armory is a historic building in Providence, Rhode Island. It was built in 1907 at a cost of $650,000.00. The architects were William R. Walker…


Image of an engraving of Brevet Major General Richard Arnold, U.S.V. Arnold was the son of Rhode Island governor and United States congressman Lemuel Arnold, was born in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1828, graduated from the United States Military…


Image of a Civil War portrait of Captain Joshua M. Addeman of who later went on to be elected Secretary of State of Rhode Island. Joshua Melancthon Addeman was born on November 15, 1840, Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Joshua was the son of Thomas &…


Image of a Civil War portrait of Lt. George B. Inman of the Seventh Rhode Island Volunteers. First Lieutenant George B. Inman was born in Burrillville, R. I., March 18, 1843. He attended school winters in the proverbial little country district…


Image of a portrait of Colonel Nelson Viall of Rhode Island.Nelson Viall was born in Plainfield, Connecticut in 1827. He served in the Mexican War and Civil War. He was commander of the 14th Regiment of R.I. Heavy Artillery, a "colored regiment." He…


Howard W. Preston (middle), James N. Arnold (crutches) et al.,atop Queens Fort located in North Kingstown, R.I., 1921.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical…


Image of the Codd Point Fort located in Newport, Rhode Island.See also: Newport: A Lively Experiment, 1639-1969 by Rockwell Stensrud, 2006 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island…


Image of seven artillerymen from Battery B with guns in trench during World War I. Includes Pete Finney and Edgar Black.See also:Adjutant General - Correspondence Received (1790 - 1915)Adjutant General - Letters Written (1914 - 1927)World War I -…


Image of two French Officers during World War I, c. 1917.See also:Adjutant General - Correspondence Received (1790 - 1915)Adjutant General - Letters Written (1914 - 1927)World War I - Statements of Military ServiceWorld War I - Bonus Cards, 1921


Image of the Rhode Island Artillery at Quonset during the winter, c. 1898-1900.See also:Office of the Adjutant General


Image of three veterans taken on Memorial Day, 1937. Image from left to right is Charles H. Leonard, Assistant Adjutant General; Charles H. Bullock, Past Department Commander; and Charles H. Lewis, Department Commander. Providence City Hall is in…


Image of seven soldiers in a trench in France during World War I.See also:Adjutant General - Correspondence Received (1790 - 1915)Adjutant General - Letters Written (1914 - 1927)World War I - Statements of Military ServiceWorld War I - Bonus Cards,…


Image of the 2nd Rhode Island Volunteers assembling in Providence, R.I. The train station in the foreground is occupied today by the Federal Court House. See also:Military Records - Civil WarCivil War Recruitment Book (1861)Board of Military…