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Adjutant General records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00489-C#00117-C#00544
Dates: 1781-1973

Board of State Property Valuation records

 Series
Identifier: C#00374
Dates: 1849, 1855

Bristol Bicentennial Committee Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00766
Overview The Bristol Bicentennial Committee Records contain materials from the committee for planning the Bristol Bicentennial Fourth of July Celebration and other events relating to the Bicentennial in Bristol, Rhode Island. The records were compiled by Lieutenant Colonel Ruth Mary Briggs of Bristol, Rhode Island, an organizer of the committee.
Dates: July 1, 1974-February 28, 1977

Cemetery project records

 Series — Box: Department of Mental Health, Retardation, and Hospitals Cemetery Project records, 1974-2009 (2009-31)
Identifier: 2009-31
Overview The Department of Mental Health, Retardation and Hospitals cemetery project records consist of copies of correspondence, reports and photographs compiled and/or created by Chester A. Browning, Information Specialist of the Public Information Division.
Dates: 1880-2009; Majority of material found within 2004-2008

Charities and Correction reports and records

 Series — Box: Oaklawn School for Girls records [Portions of these records are restricted], 1903-1961
Identifier: C#00524-2015-28
Overview The State Board of Charities and Correction records consists of various documents related to the Board its successor organizations. Items include individual case files from the Oaklawn School for Girls, newspaper clippings, financial reports, correspondence of the Board, and other material related to the work of agencies that reported to the Board.
Dates: 1903-1961

Charlestown Town Clerk Records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-35
Overview The Charlestown Town Clerk Records contain materials from the town of Charleston, Rhode Island in the 1700s-1800s. The records are believed to have been collected by a town clerk of Charlestown and contain governmental records from that time.
Dates: Majority of material found within July 18, 1744 – July 8, 1936

Citizens Solid Waste Management Advisory Board records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2001-55
Overview The Rhode Island Solid Waste Management Corporation Citizens Solid Waste Management Advisory Board Records of the Director consists primarily of correspondence, clippings, reports, brochures, programs, meeting notes, meeting notices and agendas, magazine articles, speeches and notes, and copies of legislation.
Dates: 1974-1995

City and Town filings

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1636-2500
Dates: c. 1980-1989

Commission To Encourage Morality In Youth records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00475
Overview The Rhode Island Commission To Encourage Morality In Youth records include annual reports and meeting minutes.
Dates: 1957-1964

Commissioners for State Aid: Civil War Veterans and Families records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1636-1446
Overview Record of state aid rendered to disabled & destitute Civil War soldiers & families.
Dates: 1885-1889

Communication from the second auditor of the United States Treasury in reference to the claim of the fourth Rhode Island Regiment

 Item — Folder: 1. Communication from the second auditor of the United States Treasury in reference to the claim of the fourth Rhode Island Regiment, 1889
Identifier: 1636-119
Overview Communication from the second auditor of the United States Treasury in reference to the claim of the fourth Rhode Island Regiment, to his Excellency, Royal C. Taft, Governor
Dates: 1889

Department of State correspondence

 Series
Identifier: 04 04.05 04.05
Dates: 1851-1927

Division of Accounts and Control State Highway Program fiscal records

 Series
Identifier: 1999-93
Overview The Department of Administration Division of Accounts and Control State Highway Program fiscal records include balance sheets, correspondence, program agreements and adjustment vouchers for the years 1946-1967.
Dates: 1946-1967

Division of Compliance and Inspection records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2004-56
Overview The Department of Environmental Management Division of Compliance and Inspection records include card files/indices of dams (1938), photographs (1940-1941), report files of O. Perry Sarle C.E. (1940-1953), U.S. Geological Survey Maps and Data (1964-1977), Annual Reports (1887-1959), Freshet Rating Charts (1948); WPA Survey of RI dams field notes (1938-1939), and Journals of Commissioner of L.M.E Stone (1882-1891).
Dates: 1880-1982

General Assembly correspondence received

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#01304
Scope and Contents Communications received from various colonial, state, federal or military officials, municipalities, individual citizens, religious groups or organizations as relating constitutional issues, boundaries, pending legislation, revenue & tarrifs, resignations or commission acceptences, lotteries or other matters of national or local importance.
Dates: 1720-1868

General Treasurer correspondence

 Series
Identifier: C#00024
Overview This series consists of the outgoing correspondence of the office. Letter or Letter Book or one is mislabelled-invoicesLetters from the General Treasurer to all parties. Subjects cover all aspects of the treasurer's office.
Dates: May 11, 1840-December 23, 1913

Governor Approval of Bond Issues

 Series — Folder: Governor Approval of Bond Issues, 1946-1976
Identifier: C#00892
Overview Letters to the Secretary of State from the Governor approving the issuance of bonds. Letters include names of the two general officers, purpose of the bond issue, date approved, and usually the amount of the bond issue.
Dates: 1946-1976

Governor's correspondence

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#00257-C#01183-C#01305
Scope and Contents Official communications received and copies of outgoing correspondence to/from various foreign governments, colonial, state, federal or military officials and departments, municipalities, individual citizens, religious groups or organizations.
Dates: 1731-1891

Governor's Messages and Legislative Addresses

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C#01732-C#01187
Dates: 1732, 1739, 1744, 1755, 1812-1818, 1820-1821, 1841-1842, 1844, 1857, 1859, 1861-1862, 1864-1866, 1878-79, 1902, 1914, 1921, 1922, 1925-1930, 1931, 1933, 1941-1943, 1970-1980

James Allen King collection

 Collection — Folder 7 folders
Identifier: 2015-39
Overview The James Allen King family archive consists primarily of photographs, correspondence, clippings and pencil renderings related to King’s artistic works.
Dates: c. 1940-1988

Legislative Commission on Libraries correspondence

 Series — Folder: 1 folder
Identifier: 2012-43b
Overview This series consists of one file of corresondence, mostly between members of the Commission.
Dates: 1960-1964

Local Government Records in Rhode Island: A Survey and Summary

 Item
Identifier: 1997-112.1
Scope and Contents This report is a product of a grant from the National Historical Publications & Records Commission (88-077), made in support of the Rhode Island State Archives. Grant funding was provided for a two year period to provide the foundation for a professional state archives program and a professional historical records program for the state at large. Included in the plan of work was a survey of the historical records held in the town and city clerks offices of the thirty-nine (39) municipalities...
Dates: May 1991

Mobile Home Law Commission records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1636-1566
Overview These records document the Mobile Home Commission's activities as they relate to gathering and making recommendations to the General Assembly on legal and regulatory aspects of mobile park home ownership and mobile home park tenancy.
Dates: 1983-1994

Mount Hope Bridge Authority records

 Series — Volume: Mount Hope Bridge Authority records (1964-1965) C#00454
Identifier: C#454
Scope and Contents Papers consist primarily of meeting minutes and correspondence of members of the Mount Hope Bridge Authority for the years 1954-1965.Contents include appointments to the authority, correspondence of the authority, annual budgets, copy of indenture for 3.1 million in revenue bonds, agreement turning bridge over to the RI turnpike and Bridge Authority, agreement for acquiring the bridge from the Mount Hope Bridge Corporation.Bulk of the material is the minutes of the Mount Hope Bridge...
Dates: 1954-1965

Office of the Auditor General outgoing correspondence

 Series — Box 1893-1899
Identifier: C#00120
Dates: 1893-1899

Published Letter from Fellow Citizens to Attend a Town Meeting to Vote in an Election

 File — Folder: 1 folder April 13, 1815
Identifier: 2017-19
Dates: April 13.1815

Special Legislative Commission to Study the Howard Complex records

 Series — Folder: 3-5. Special Legislative Commission to Study the Howard Complex records, 1970-1972 (Box 16, 2012-44)
Identifier: 2012-44.1
Overview Special Legislative Commission to Study the Howard Complex records of the chief of the Division of Planning (Statewide Planning) Daniel Varin.
Dates: 1970-1972

State Auditor outgoing correspondence

 Series — Volume: State Auditor outgoing correspondence, 1893-1899 (C#00302)
Identifier: C#00302
Overview Letters written to various persons. This volume is a letter copy book. Majority of letters are typewritten. Includes copy of letter concerning costs related to revisions of the 1865 Adjutant General's Annual Report.
Dates: 1893-1899

State Board of Agriculture letterpress books

 Series — Volume: State Board of Agriculture letterpress books, 1885-1889
Identifier: 1997-46
Overview This series consists of one letterpress volume of incoming and outgoing correspondence.
Dates: 1885-1889

State Harbor Commission correspondence

 Series — Box Correspondence
Identifier: 1995-464c
Scope and Contents This series consists of Board of Harbor Commissioner and State Harbor Commission correspondence. This correspondence covers subjects ranging from permit applications and issuance, calls for various construction services, bids for piers and wharfs, requests for information, purchase and leasing, as well as administrative matters.
Dates: 1904, 1914-1935