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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 a woman and her dog.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of Providence and Pawtucket, R.I., c.…


Western Auto Supply Co., January 27, 1942, 261 Main Street, Woonsocket.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of…


Geo. H. Miller Coal, Wood and Ice – Ice wagon, c1905, Office and yard at 210 Pond Street, Woonsocket.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation…


Union Village School classroom, April 2, 1942, Woonsocket Hill.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of…


The Taft-Peirce Manufacturing Company was a pioneering sewing machine company established in 1875 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. The company was dissolved in 1995.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical…


Railroad crossing, c. 1905.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of Providence and Pawtucket, R.I., c. 1918-1919


Pratte’s Drug Store, April 4, 1941, 198 Front Street, Woonsocket.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of…


Main Office Display - Information concerning prisoners of war, Home Service Dept, Woonsocket Chapter A.R.C., 1 Social Street at Union Hall. (L’Union St Jean Baptiste d’Amerique building).See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c),…


Image of the Lawton Spinning Company, c. 1905 located in Woonsocket at Winter & Pond Streets which was part of the Harris Mill Complex. Building burned ca. 1990. Lawton Spinning Company of Woonsocket incorporated in March of 1898..See…


Image of the Manville Dam located in Cumberland.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of Providence and…


Man, horse and farmhouse, c 1905.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of Providence and Pawtucket, R.I., c.…


Lerner Shops, December 1941, 180-184 Main Street, Woonsocket.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of Providence…


S.S. Kresge Co. Department Store, March 9, 1941, 116/130 Main Street, Woonsocket.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various…


Kornstein’s (Dry Goods), February 12, 1942, 66 Main Street, Woonsocket.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various…


Image of a house with couple standing in front.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of Providence and…


Image of a house furnishings wagon.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of Providence and Pawtucket, R.I., c.…


W.T. Grant Department Store, July 2, 1942, 170 Main Street, Woonsocket.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Various postcards of…

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