Articles with keyword "history"
Familiarly known as the “Ocean State,” Rhode Island’s full official name includes “and Providence Plantations,” words the state legislature has resolved to drop.
Ken Sullivan stresses the role of the Civil War in the formation of his state.
The neighborhood where Henry David Thoreau took shelter was home to Concord's "abandoned" slaves.
A term of conquest and miscegenation now describes a cosmopolitan identity and worldview.
Long indecipherable letters, written in ink made from crushed seeds, are now readable through spectral imaging.