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Image of an event, c. 1905.See also:Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural…


Image of a dam with visitors, c. 1905.See also:Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and…


Various images of people camping in Rhode Island, c. 1905.See also:Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Rhode Island Historical Preservation…


Image of the Cogswell Tower which is located in Jenks Park in Central Falls, R.I., c. 1904. Built in 1890 by Albert Humes, Jenks Park was a gift to the city from Alvin Jenks, a descendent of early industrialist Captain Stephen Jenks.Its…


Image of the Carousel at Hoag Lake, c. 1905 (now Silver Lake) in Bellingham, M.A. Hoag Lake was a resort popular with northern Rhode Islanders.See also: Images of Northern R.I. negatives, 1901-1990 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission:…


Image of the Weekapaug Beach, located in Westerly, R.I., c. 1930.See also:Westerly Town Charter (certified copy), November 5, 1968 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island…


Image of the Watch Hill Yacht Club, located in Westerly, R.I., c. 1925. On July 19, 1913, a Constitution and By-Laws were adopted and the Club organized with the following officers: Commodore, W. J. Battey Vice Commodore, F. J. Kingsbury, Jr. Rear…


Image of Sherry’s Pavilion located at South Kingstown Beach, R.I., c. 1900.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and…


Images of Rocky Point Amusement Park located in Warwick, R.I., c. 1900. Rocky Point Park was an idea first thought of by Captain William Winslow in the 1840s. By 1847, he had purchased a part of the land and began to offer amusements and serve…


Image of the Point Judith Country Club Polo Team, located in Narragansett, R.I., September 1, 1928.See also:Report of Commission on Breachway Between Point Judith Pond and the Atlantic Ocean, Made to the General Assembly at is January Session, 1907,…


Image of people on the beach at Watch Hill, located in Westerly, R.I., c. 1930.See also:Westerly Town Charter (certified copy), November 5, 1968Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Guide to Rhode…


Image of children clamming on Misquamicut Beach located in Westerly, R.I., c. 1930.See also:Westerly Town Charter (certified copy), November 5, 1968Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Guide to…


Image of a beach located in Westerly, R.I., undated.See also:Westerly Town Charter (certified copy), November 5, 1968Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Guide to Rhode Island Economic…


Image of a beach located in Newport, R.I., undated.See also:Newport: A Lively Experiment, 1639-1969 by Rockwell Stensrud, 2006Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982


Image of a member of Rhode Island Aeromodelers and his model aeroplane, 1948. Founded in 1936, the Rhode Island Aeromodelers continues to be one the states largest R/C (radio controlled) flying clubs. Our membership is made up of men and woman of…


Images of Car race and children on bicycles at the Lonsdale Sports Arena racetrack, c. 1945. This venue operated from 1947-1956. Lonsdale Sports Arena was a 1/3 mile high-banked paved oval located two miles north of Pawtucket, Rhode Island on Mendon…


Images of the Taunton Model Aeroplane Group and their model aeroplanes in flight, 1948.See also:Department of Economic Development - Videotapes, Tourism, 1977-1992Development Council photographs, circa 1945-1980The Book of Rhode Island, 1930This is…


Image of the Aerial view of Crescent Park and Looff’s Carousel, Riverside, R.I. before Hurricane Carol, 1954. The Crescent Park Amusement Park was a bustling old-time amusement park on the shores of Narragansett Bay in Riverside, Rhode Island.…


Image of the Block Island ferry arrival, undated.See also:Department of Economic Development - Videotapes, Tourism, 1977-1992Development Council photographs, circa 1945-1980The Book of Rhode Island, 1930This is Rhode Island, 1972Block Island State…


Image of a Block Island beach, 1954.See also:Department of Economic Development - Videotapes, Tourism, 1977-1992Development Council photographs, circa 1945-1980The Book of Rhode Island, 1930This is Rhode Island, 1972Block Island State Airport…