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Images of the aftermath in Newport, Rhode Island from the hurricane in 1938.The New England Hurricane of 1938 (or Great New England Hurricane, Yankee Clipper, Long Island Express, or simply the Great Hurricane of 1938) was the first major hurricane…


Various images of the aftermath in Narragansett, Rhode Island from the hurricane in 1938.The New England Hurricane of 1938 (or Great New England Hurricane, Yankee Clipper, Long Island Express, or simply the Great Hurricane of 1938) was the first…


Image of the aftermath in Misquamicut, Rhode Island from the hurricane in 1938.The New England Hurricane of 1938 (or Great New England Hurricane, Yankee Clipper, Long Island Express, or simply the Great Hurricane of 1938) was the first major…


Image of the aftermath in Jamestown, Rhode Island from the hurricane in 1938.The New England Hurricane of 1938 (or Great New England Hurricane, Yankee Clipper, Long Island Express, or simply the Great Hurricane of 1938) was the first major…


Various images of the aftermath in Charlestown, Rhode Island from the hurricane in 1938.The New England Hurricane of 1938 (or Great New England Hurricane, Yankee Clipper, Long Island Express, or simply the Great Hurricane of 1938) was the first…


Various images of the aftermath in Bristol, Rhode Island from the hurricane in 1938.The New England Hurricane of 1938 (or Great New England Hurricane, Yankee Clipper, Long Island Express, or simply the Great Hurricane of 1938) was the first major…


Various images of the aftermath in Barrington, Rhode Island from the hurricane in 1938. The New England Hurricane of 1938 (or Great New England Hurricane, Yankee Clipper, Long Island Express, or simply the Great Hurricane of 1938) was the first major…


Various images of Indian lands from the book A Statement of the Case of the Narragansett Tribe of Indians, As Shown in the Manuscript Collection of Sir William Johnson Compiled by James N. Arnold.See also:The Story of the Indian of New England by…


Various images of the drawing plans for the Rhode Island State House. The Rhode Island State House is the capitol of the U.S. state of Rhode Island. It is located on the border of the Downtown and Smith Hill sections of the state capital city of…


Image of a map depicting Rhode Island highways.See also:Records Created by Rhode Island. Department of Transportation.

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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 the Smithfield Union Bank located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.See also: Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island…


Image of the Westerly State Airport located in Westerly, Rhode Island. Westerly State began as a grass strip in the 1920s, and became the second state-owned airport in the United States (after T.F. Green Airport) in the 1940s. The airport was paved…


Image of Weekapaug located in Westerly, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism photographs …


Images of the Flying Horse Carousel in Watch Hill, located in Westerly, R.I.Dating from about 1876, this is the oldest carousel of its type, in which the horses are suspended from a center frame, and may be the oldest extant carousel in the…


Image of Watch Hill located in Westerly, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism photographs …


Image of the Washington Trust building located in Westerly, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of…


Image of a summer colony in Westerly (Watch Hill), Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism…


Image of granite being quarried in Westerly, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of Tourism photographs …


Image of Post Road (US Route 1) located between Westerly and Charlestown, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation…