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1946 April 7: Providence Sunday Journal "Inside The Dome" (PDF Document, 1.89 MB)
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1948 Issue: Rhode Island Driver's Manual.pdf (PDF Document, 11.9 MB)
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1952: Rhode Island Highway Map illustration (PDF Document, 412.51 KB)
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1953: Detailed Specification for Rhode Island State Highway Map (PDF Document, 238.62 KB)
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1988 Feb 1-1989 March 23: Correspondence related to Jame A King Tribute (PDF Document, 2.4 MB)
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1988 March 15: Providence Journal-Bulletin "Artist Gets Recognition At Last" (PDF Document, 1.51 MB)
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1988 March 25-April 1: Rhode Island Pays Tribute to James Allen King event program (PDF Document, 1.3 MB)
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1988 March 25: Script of Speech and Events from A Tribute In Honor of James Allen King (PDF Document, 287.12 KB)
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1988 March 25: Script of the James Allen King Tribute Book Presentation (PDF Document, 276.83 KB)
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1988 March 25: Secretary of State Greetings and Congratulations to the Descendants of James A King (PDF Document, 693.21 KB)
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1988 March 25: Town of Scituate Commendation to James Allen King (PDF Document, 4.64 MB)
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1988 March 26: Governor DiPrete James A King Remembrance Day Proclamation (PDF Document, 492.22 KB)
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1988 March 26: Providence Journal-Bulletin "Artist Honored" (PDF Document, 345.33 KB)
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1988 March 5: Journal Bulletin "Artist finally to get credit for creating mural in State House dome" (PDF Document, 717.64 KB)
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undated: Image of a section of State House Mural (1 of 2)
undated: Image of a section of State House Mural (1 of 2) (JPEG Image, 1.48 MB)
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undated: Image of a section of State House Mural (2 of 2)
undated: Image of a section of State House Mural (2 of 2) (JPEG Image, 1.58 MB)
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undated: Image of James Allen King at Work on State House Mural
undated: Image of James Allen King at Work on State House Mural (JPEG Image, 1.21 MB)
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undated: Image of James Allen King Painting Site of New Air Terminal Sign
undated: Image of James Allen King Painting Site of New Air Terminal Sign (JPEG Image, 323.98 KB)
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undated: Image of Roger Williams receiving a land grant section of State House Mural (1 of 3)
undated: Image of Roger Williams receiving a land grant section of State House Mural (1 of 3) (JPEG Image, 1.49 MB)
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undated: Image of Roger Williams receiving a land grant section of State House Mural (2 of 3)
undated: Image of Roger Williams receiving a land grant section of State House Mural (2 of 3) (JPEG Image, 1.57 MB)
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undated: Image of Roger Williams receiving a land grant section of State House Mural (3 of 3)
undated: Image of Roger Williams receiving a land grant section of State House Mural (3 of 3) (JPEG Image, 1.42 MB)
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undated: Image of section of State House Dome Mural
undated: Image of section of State House Dome Mural (JPEG Image, 1.49 MB)
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undated: Image of the beginning of industry in the state section of State House Mural (1 of 2)
undated: Image of the beginning of industry in the state section of State House Mural (1 of 2) (JPEG Image, 1.39 MB)
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undated: Image of the beginning of industry in the state section of State House Mural (2 of 2)
undated: Image of the beginning of industry in the state section of State House Mural (2 of 2) (JPEG Image, 1.39 MB)
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undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (1 of 7)
undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (1 of 7) (JPEG Image, 1.38 MB)
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undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (2 of 7)
undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (2 of 7) (JPEG Image, 1.37 MB)
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undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (3 of 7)
undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (3 of 7) (JPEG Image, 1.34 MB)
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undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (4 of 7)
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undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (5 of 7)
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undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (6 of 7)
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undated: Image of the freedom of religion section of State House Mural (7 of 7)
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undated: Image of the origin of construction in the state section of State House Mural (1 of 3)
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undated: Image of the origin of construction in the state section of State House Mural (2 of 3)
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undated: Image of the origin of construction in the state sections of State House Mural (3 of 3)
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undated: James Allen King 1905-1959 Biography (PDF Document, 552.13 KB)
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undated: Kent County Daily News- Finally credit where due (PDF Document, 411.14 KB)
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undated: Providence Journal Bulletin- A Secret Long Enough (PDF Document, 542.8 KB)
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Title:
James Allen King family archive
Date:
c. 1940-1988
Description:

The James Allen King family archive consists primarily of photographs, correspondence, clippings and pencil renderings related to King’s artistic works.

The archives consist of photographs of the pencil renderings for the State House dome, newspaper article clippings related to the James A. King Remembrance Day (March 26, 1988), the family’s copy of Governor DiPrete’s Proclamation and a photograph of a pencil rendering for the University of Rhode Island seal.  Also included are a photograph of a pencil rendering for the Rhode Island Council of Defense, photographs of the state house dome mural, a copy of the Rhode Island Highway Map illustration completed by King, the Town of Scituate’s Commendation to James Allen King.  In addition the archive contains correspondence between the Secretary of State’s office and Marion King Wieselquist daughter of James A. King in regards to the James A. King Tribute as well as the program and script from the Tribute event.

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2015-39
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