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8 edition of The colony of Rhode Island found in the catalog.

The colony of Rhode Island

a primary source history

by Jake Miller

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rhode Island
    • Subjects:
    • Rhode Island -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Rhode Island -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJake Miller.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesPrimary source library of the thirteen colonies and the Lost Colony
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF82 .M646 2006
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3299267M
      ISBN 101404230327
      LC Control Number2004027048
      OCLC/WorldCa57186073

        These books contain the records of the colony through , when the U.S. Constitution was ratified and Rhode Island was, officially, no longer an independent entity. Compiled from a variety of sources (sometimes town records, or records from nearby states, were needed to replace missing or damaged portions), the records are, of course, incomplete.   For much of the eighteenth century, the political landscape of Rhode Island was shaped by a single family. Between and , four descendants of Edward Wanton served as the governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and another would act as deputy governor.

      Rhode Island is bounded to the north and east by Massachusetts, to the south by Rhode Island Sound and Block Island Sound of the Atlantic Ocean, and to the west by Connecticut. It is the smallest state in the union—only about 48 miles (77 km) long and 37 miles (60 km) wide—but is, however, one of the most densely populated states. Rhode Island was the first colony in America to declare independence on May 4, , a full two months before the United States Declaration of Independence. Rhode Islanders had attacked the British warship HMS Gaspee in as one of the first acts of war leading to the American Revolution. British naval forces under Captain James Wallace controlled Narragansett Bay for much of the.

        The earliest land grants were made by the colony. The records of these grants are known as "land evidences." The original documents are at the Rhode Island State Archives. Land evidences can also be found in: Records of Rhode Island, , (Microfilm of manuscripts in the Rhode Island State Archives in Providence, Rhode Island. Filmed by. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Vols. have title: Records of the state of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.. Vol. 1: Printed by order of the Legislature. Transcribed and edited by John Russell Bartlett Binder's title: Rhode Island colonial records v. 1.


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