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Image of the The Rhode Island Tercentenary Three Cent Stamp issued in 1936, celebrating the 300th Anniversary of the settlement of Rhode Island. The stamp contains an image of the founder of Rhode Island, Roger Williams.

Image of the Aquidneck Deed between Roger Williams and Caunounicus and Miantunome. It is impossible to fix the exact date of the arrival of Roger C Williams, but that it was in the latter part of the spring or the beginning of the summer of 1636,…

Providence 8 of the 8th month 1638 (so called)

In memorandum I Roger Wiliams
having formerly purchased of Caunounicus
& Miantunome this our situation or
plantation of New Providence viz the
two fresh Rivers Wanaquatuckit &
Mooshausick &…

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