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Formal title:
Leon Holland Papers, 1877-1963
Extent:
5 linear feet
Date range:
1877-1963
Abstract:
This collection contains a portion of the architectural drawings, maps, sketches, surveys, and other materials used and created by engineer and surveyor Leon Holland in the towns of South Kingston, Narragansett, and Charlestown, Rhode Island.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 51
Formal title:
Elinor A. Leonberger collection of Redwood, Ellery, and other related families
Extent:
0.21 linear feet (1 half document case)
Date range:
1746-1895 (bulk 1789-1809)
Abstract:
This collection consists of letters, family papers, and newspaper clippings regarding the Redwood, Ellery, and related families such as the Weissenfels and Andersons from the 1746 through 1895. All of the represented families are lineal descendants of Abraham Redwood (1709-1788), the founder of the Redwood Library and Athenaeum.
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.026
Formal title:
Letters and documents relating to Samuel Winsor and Rhode Island Baptists.
Extent:
50 item(s)
Date range:
1760-1802
Abstract:
Predominantly letters to Winsor; with other letters signed by him. Includes documents and records generated from church business and membership concerns. Also includes material about Winsor and his work as a Baptist minister.
Repository:
Brown University Library
Collection call no:
Ms. 89.22
Formal title:
David C. Lewis papers
Extent:
9.0 Linear feet
Date range:
1939-2006
Abstract:
The David C. Lewis papers contain information on his efforts to collect historical collections concerning alcoholism, and his work at the local, state and federal level concerning alcoholism and addiction. The collection contains correspondence, legal papers, writings, printed materials, meeting minutes, audiovisual materials and financial papers including appraisals of collections which David Lewis had acquired or was exploring acquiring for the Brown University library.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
MS.1UF.L3
Formal title:
Ida Lewis papers
Extent:
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Date range:
1893, 1936
Abstract:
This collection consists of one letter from Ida Lewis (1842-1911), notable lighthouse keeper of Newport, Rhode Island, to Miss Elen F. Finlay. A newspaper clipping regarding Lewis is also included.
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.522
Formal title:
Katherine Frances Littlefield papers
Extent:
1.0 linear foot
Date range:
1887-1912 (bulk 1905-1909)
Abstract:
The Katherine Frances Littlefield papers chronicles the early professional life of a 1902 graduate of Pembroke College at Brown University through letters to her mother from 1905-1909. The letters focus on the establishment of her professional career and family matters.
Repository:
John Hay Library
Collection call no:
MS.1U.L7
Formal title:
Lonsdale Company Records
Extent:
45 linear feet
Date range:
1831-1946
Abstract:
The Lonsdale Water Power Company, an unchartered corporation founded by the firm of Brown & Ives with Edward Carrington and others, was organized in 1825. The company proceeded to buy up estates and water rights along the Blackstone River in the towns of Smithfield and Cumberland, Rhode Island. In 1831, the company began construction of a mill - later called Lonsdale Mill No. 1- and organized around that mill the village they named Lonsdale in Smithfield. Included in this collection are: administrative records, 1834-1924; general accounts, 1831-1944; production records, 1836-1916; correspondence, 1832-1921; miscellany, 1910-45. Especially important are the minute of company meetings, 1834-1906.
Repository:
Rhode Island Historical Society
Collection call no:
MSS 9 SG 2
Formal title:
Rusty Magee papers
Extent:
7 linear feet (7 records center boxes)
Date range:
1966-2007 (bulk 1978-2002)
Abstract:
The Rusty Magee papers contain material related to his career as a composer and performer in musical theater, primarily between 1978 and 2002. Much of the material consists of music written by Magee. The papers also include recordings of plays and Magee's performances on audiocassette, compact disc and DVD; scripts, playbills and theater reviews.
Repository:
Brown University Library
Collection call no:
Ms. 2009.016
Formal title:
Godfrey Malbone oath
Extent:
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Date range:
1763
Abstract:
This collection contains a printed oath filled in and signed at the Custom House at Newport, Rhode Island, certifying that Godfrey Malbone (1724-1785) and his brother John (1735-1795) were the owners of the brig
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.552
Formal title:
George C. Mason letters
Extent:
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Date range:
1876-1888
Abstract:
This collection consists of letters written by George C. Mason (1820-1894) regarding the selling of his books,
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.544

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