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Formal title:
Wilfred E. Stone Collection
Extent:
21 photograph(s)
Date range:
1907-1923 (bulk 1920-1921)
Abstract:
This collection contains 21 photographic prints by photographer Wilfred E. Stone. These images document life in early 20th century Rhode Island, particularly 1920-1921.
Repository:
Providence Public Library Special Collections, Rhode Island Collection
Collection call no:
VM020
Formal title:
Roderick Terry journal with Ituna's log
Extent:
0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
Date range:
1913-1920
Abstract:
Journal kept by Rev. Roderick Terry (1849-1933), Presbyterian minister and Newport philanthropist, while onboard the steam yacht,
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.Bound.0003
Formal title:
Roderick Terry, Jr. autograph collection
Extent:
1.3 linear feet (1 document case, 1 flat box)
Date range:
1672-1940 (bulk 1750-1915)
Abstract:
Correspondence, financial accounts, poems, legal documents, notes, lists, and other documents primarily from individuals prominent in colonial and early United States history as well as notable literary figures.
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.024
Formal title:
The Narragansett Indians: 1930s and 1940s Oral History Interview of Mable Graves
Extent:
1 box(es)
Date range:
1976
Abstract:
The records consist of audiocassette tapes and a transcript of the interview with Mabel Graves on the history of the Narragansett Indians from the Depression years to the war years.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 23
Formal title:
The Whole World Was Watching, An Oral History of 1968
Extent:
6.5 box(es)
Date range:
1998
Abstract:
The collection consists of the interviews conducted by English Honors students at South Kingstown High School with Rhode Island residents regarding their experiences and recollections of the year 1968.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 143
Formal title:
James H. and Candace Van Alen papers
Extent:
102 linear feet (32 records boxes, 4 document cases, 4 half document cases, 12 small flat boxes, 49 oversize flat boxes, 2 textile boxes)
Date range:
1746-2002 and undated (bulk 1949-1991)
Abstract:
James H. Van Alen (1902-1991) and Candace Van Alen (1912-2002), were a well-known high society couple who were instrumental in establishing the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino in Newport, Rhode Island. This collection consists of personal records, correspondence, published and unpublished writings, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, audiovisual materials, artifacts, and textiles which document the lives, interests, and residences of James H. Van Alen and Candace Van Alen both separately and as a couple.
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.003
Formal title:
Vernon Court Junior College collection
Extent:
0.42 linear feet
Date range:
1964-1971, undated
Abstract:
Small collection of documents, ephemera, and printed material relating to Vernon Court Junior College.
Repository:
Newport Historical Society
Collection call no:
MS.2013.5
Formal title:
Diary of Samuel Ward, Jr., with transcriptions
Extent:
0.15 linear feet (3 folders)
Date range:
1792-1794, 1989-1990
Abstract:
Diary with financial accounts kept by Samuel Ward, Jr., (1756-1832), officer in the American Revolutionary War and later a merchant, while traveling to Paris on business. Two typed transcriptions of his diary are also included.
Repository:
Redwood Library and Athenaeum
Collection call no:
RLC.Ms.034
Formal title:
Weeks family papers
Extent:
6.5 linear feet (6 records center boxes and 1 oversize box)
Date range:
1901-2002
Abstract:
Papers of three 20th century New England sisters, Elizabeth Goddard, Genevieve Cass and Norma Geraldine Weeks, the only children of William B. and Mabel Cass Weeks. The collection includes legal documents, baby books, travelogues, diaries, photographs, newspaper clippings, letters and published books.
Repository:
Brown University Library
Collection call no:
Ms. 93.2
Formal title:
What Did You Do in the War, Grandma? Oral History Project
Extent:
10 box(es)
Date range:
1989
Abstract:
The collection consists of interviews conducted by Honors English students from South Kingstown High School with Rhode Island women regarding their experiences immediately before, during, and immediately after World War II.
Repository:
University of Rhode Island Library
Collection call no:
Mss. Gr. 85

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