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History of Woonsocket

E Richardson

History of Woonsocket

by E Richardson

  • 203 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Higginson Bk. Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genealogy,
  • History,
  • Woonsocket (R.I.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11486597M
    ISBN 100832816302
    ISBN 109780832816307
    OCLC/WorldCa51056945

      Woonsocket native Deborah Ann Dauray has written a provocative but academic history of the city's Dauray family, Jeanne of the Ditch, tracing a trail of intrigue, betrayal, and conflict back to Author: Gary Mercure. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top Full text of "History of Woonsocket".

    Woonsocket Rotary Club President David Lahousse () and Past President Ronald Miller () turn a page of the "Peace Book" on display at the Rotary Multi-District Conference in Providence, Rhode Island. The Peace Book was created by middle school students in Connecticut over the last 12 years. p. HISTORY. PART II - CHAPTER III. JAMES ARNOLD. The proprietor in , at Woonsocket, of the water-power of the Blackstone and the surrounding estates was a great man - a very great man - being upwards of six feet tall and well proportioned.

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The beginnings of the Franco-American colony in Woonsocket, Rhode Island by Marie Louise Bonier; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: French-Canadians, Genealogy, History; Places: Woonsocket, Woonsocket (R.I.), Rhode Island.   Woonsocket, embracing its history, is worth a visit Woonsocket, embracing its history, is worth a visit Woonsocket, RI: Elf display's The Polar Express book while aboard The Polar Express.


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