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Articles with keyword "Rhode Island"

Interior view of museum with Lorén Spears

50 States of Preservation: Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum in Exeter, Rhode Island

By Leah Weinryb Grohsgal

Two NEH Preservation Assistance Grants help the Tomaquag Museum preserve artifacts of Native history and culture and engage communities across the nation.


Keeping Connected

State humanities councils take to the airwaves to tell their stories.

The Porch at Hearthside


Picture Perfect

A cache of photographs reveals the history of a historic Rhode Island house.

The Economic Activities of the Narragansett Planters, 1939


Name-Dropping In Rhode Island

Familiarly known as the “Ocean State,” Rhode Island’s full official name includes “and Providence Plantations,” words the state legislature has resolved to drop.