Various images of the construction and opening of the Mount Hope Bridge that connects Bristol and Portsmouth, Rhode Island. Construction on the Mount Hope Bridge began on December 1, 1927 and the bridge opened to traffic on October 24, 1929. Also…
After the armistice of November 11, 1918, a World War I Victory Parade took place in Exchange Place in Providence, Rhode Island. In the center of the plaza was a Victory Arch, atop of which was a reproduction of the Hellenistic sculpture "Winged…
Boston August 16th 1796
I have the honor to send to your Excellency, copies of the
Plans, buildings, etc., now erecting or to be erected afterwards
For the Defense of Rhode Island, or the Harbour of Newport.