Category Archives: Historical Events

Photos and documents of various events which took place in Rhode Island from 1700 and on.

Portsmouth Tri-Centennial

(island park, people, cars, trolley, railways, railroads, houses, buildings, postcards, photographs)

Hurricane 1954

(photographs, buildings,houses, people, hurricanes, trucks, children, hurrricane carol, 1954)

Hurricane 1938

(photographs, buildings, houses, people, postcards, 1938)

Gould Island Meteor Hoax

(photographs of Newspaper Article Meteor Dives into Sakonnet River, Town Into Factions, documents)