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Image of the Berkeley Mills in Cumberland, Rhode Island.Berkeley is situated about half mile below Ashton, on the east side of Providence and Worcester Railroad, which runs between the village and the Blackstone River. The name of the place was…


Image of the Ashton Mills on the Blackstone River in Cumberland, Rhode Island. The Ashton mill and the brick workers’ houses were built in 1867 by the Lonsdale Company, according to the Rhode Island Historical & Preservation Heritage…


Image of the Anthony Mill on the Pawtuxet River in Coventry, Rhode Island.Built 1872-1874, the Anthony Mill in Coventry is one of the most architecturally elaborate mills in the state of Rhode Island. Anthony Mill's rubble-stone walls are clad in…


Image of the American Screw Co. in Providence, Rhode Island. The American Screw Company was organized in 1860, with a nominal capital of $1,000,000, and it immediately purchased the property of the Eagle Screw Company (1840) and New England Screw…


Image of the rear of the Albion Mills in Blackstone, Rhode Island.


Image of a Police Parade, Oct 13, 1890, showing the mayor, governor, members of Congress, Legislatures, city Council and Police at City Hall. Handwritten caption reads, “Taken in front of City Hall, on occasion of Police Parade 1890, Oct 13th-…


Portrait of Patrick McCarthy by photographer Henry Koshiba.See also:Guide to the McCarthy-Bannon Family Collection


Patrick McCarthy’s official portrait as Mayor of Providence, Rhode Island.See also:Guide to the McCarthy-Bannon Family Collection


Photograph of Patrick J. McCarthy, Mayor of Providence, Rhode Island , 1907-1908, Bernard McCaughey, President of the Bernard McCaughey Furniture Co, Pawtucket, R.I., Edward J. McCaughey of the Home Bleach & Dye Works and John McMullen, South…


Image of Patrick McCarthy the Mayor of Providence, RI, sitting in chair holding Rhode Island Manual, 1905. Photographed by Edgar Hostner and Co., Providence, RI.See also:Guide to the McCarthy-Bannon Family Collection


Image of Patrick J. McCarthy and an unidentified man and woman in an office setting. Patrick McCarthy was Mayor of Providence, Rhode Island from January 1907 to January 1909.See also:Guide to the McCarthy-Bannon Family Collection


Image of the personal bookplate of Patrick Joseph McCarthy who was Mayor of Providence, Rhode Island from January 1907 to January 1909.See also:Guide to the McCarthy-Bannon Family Collection


Images of the Rhode Island General Assembly January 1920 session Act Extending the Right to Vote to Women Citizens.See also:Report of the Special Committee on Woman Suffrage, Etc. Made to the General Assembly at its January Session A.D., 1874


Image of the Rhode Island General Assembly January 1920 session Woman Suffrage Resolution.See also:Report of the Special Committee on Woman Suffrage, Etc. Made to the General Assembly at its January Session A.D., 1874


Image of the The Woman Citizen Monthly newsletter (Vol. 1 No. 1) published on February 15, 1905. The Woman Citizen Monthly newsletter was published monthly by the Rhode Island Woman Suffrage Association between 1905-1908.See also:Report of the…


Images of the Act by the Rhode Island General Assembly to incorporate the Rhode Island Woman Suffrage Association in 1892.See also:Report of the Special Committee on Woman Suffrage, Etc. Made to the General Assembly at its January Session A.D., 1874


Image of a Rhode Island Equal Suffrage Association membership ticket.See also:Report of the Special Committee on Woman Suffrage, Etc. Made to the General Assembly at its January Session A.D., 1874


To the Honorable the General Assembly
of the State of Rhode Island
We, the undersigned, women of
Rhode Island, would respectfully represent,
That, being law abiding citizens of
said State, we are denied the elective
franchise,…


Images of the four page Act of the Rhode Island General Assembly which granted women the right to vote in Presidential and Vice Presidential elections.See also:Report of the Special Committee on Woman Suffrage, Etc. Made to the General Assembly at…


Images of a meeting notice for the Rhode Island Equal Suffrage Association.See also:Report of the Special Committee on Woman Suffrage, Etc. Made to the General Assembly at its January Session A.D., 1874

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