RG 002/RG 002.01. Records of the Office of the Governor
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Identifier: RG 002/RG 002.01
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Series — Volume State Council of Defense orders issued under the War Powers Act, 1942-1946
Abstract Text of orders issued by the Governor under Chapter 1150 of the Public Laws of RI for 1942. These orders concern emergency action taken during World War II. Whenever practical these orders were approved by the State Council of Defence. Most of these orders were concerned with issues of Civil Defense.(eg. blackout regulations, air raid procedures), others were concerned with rationing (eg. fuel) or closing of financial institutions on Saturdays. These documents were filed with the Secretary of...
Dates: May 4, 1942-June 19, 1946