Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 23 of 23

Beer’s Atlas of Rhode Island

Identifier: 1636-F-19
Dates: 1874

Boundary Commission

Identifier: F-101
Dates: 1878

Charles Blaskowitz Waterways map

Identifier: G-14

Reproduction Charles Blaskowitz chart (originally published, July 22, 1777) of Narragansett Bay. Includes lists of principal farms: 22” X 32”.

Dates: Publication: 1956; 1777

Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) records

 Series — Object: Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) blueprints and maps, 1935-1938
Identifier: 2014-23-2014-18-2014-40
Dates: 1935-1944

Cushing and Walling map

Identifier: 1636-D-16

Map of the city of Providence & parts of Johnston, North Providence, Cranston & Seekonk, MA Detail includes buildings, hotels, manufacturers, fire houses, schools, churches & public buildings.

Dates: 1849

Daniel Anthony Providence survey map

Identifier: 1636-D16

Survey map of the city of Providence, Rhode Island. Detail includes principal points of interest.

Dates: 1824

D.G. Beers & Company map

Identifier: 1636-3014

Map of Providence, Rhode Island. Part of Beers published survey for State & Townships.

Dates: 1870

General Assembly Reapportionment (and Redistricting) Commission records

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2002-54-C#01858

The Rhode Island General Assembly Reapportionment and Redistricting records consist of the records of the General Assembly’s Reapportionment Commission (2001) including official maps, transcripts, videocassettes of Commission proceedings and the records of Elmer E. Cornwall (House Parliamentarian (1977-2002) and was the House of Representatives' chief expert on Constitutional Conventions; Reapportionment and Municipal Home Rule Charters.

Dates: 1883-2002; Majority of material found within 1990-2002

General Sullivan's Expedition records

Identifier: C#00569

Map of the Island of RI (Aquidneck Island) showing the distribution of British and American troops during the Battle of Rhode Island, August 1778. Hand-drawn and colored. Also 2 negatives from photographs of the map. Photographs and photocopies of the map. Also reproductions of a British map of the same battle.

Dates: 1778

Map of Narragansett Bay

Identifier: a025688d-3614-4f3d-aaa4-c9b8c27e0d6b

Copy of Map of a Survey of the Narragansett Bay made by order of his Majesty’s Court of June 24, 1741.

Copied from a map deposited in the Secretary of the States Office, Boston, Mass which is a certified copy from the original deposited in her Majesty’s State Paper office, London by Atwater & Schubarth.

Dates: June 24, 1741; Publication: (1848 reproduction)

Providence Court House plat map

Identifier: 1636-O-50

Plat map (Plat # 26 1/2) showing the road from the Providence Court House to the House of John Mann. Detail includes buildings and owners. Created by: Mr. J.J.S. Slater.

Dates: c. 1810-1815

Railroad Route Exploration and Surveys reports

 Series — Folder: Survey for Pacific Railroad map (brittle)
Identifier: C#00834
Abstract Function: To report on explorations and surveys to establish a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Contents: Report from the Secretary of War to Congress on a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Vol. VI details the exploration and survey from the Sacramentoi Valley to the Columbia River. Report consists four parts: General Report, Geological Report, Botanical Report, Zoological Report. Also contains drawings, maps, measurements, list of...
Dates: March 3, 1853-December 31, 1857

Report of the Rhode Island Map Commission at its January Session, 1893

 Item — Folder: 11 Rhode Island Map Commission report 1893
Identifier: 1992-32-363-1636-614
Dates: 1893

Rhode Island-New York Boundary records

 Series — Folder: 1
Identifier: 1636-1722
Scope and Contents

This record consists of a single map published by the US Coast and Geodetic Survey for the Rhode Island and Connecticut Border Commissioners, and dated January 1941.

Dates: 1941

Richard’s Standard Atlas of the Providence Metropolitan District, Volume 2

Identifier: 1636-3013

27 plates showing layout of streets / building imprints in the city of Providence, Pawtucket, Central Falls, Cranston, Johnston, East Providence, North Providence & east shore of Warwick. Engineer: Harold Hazen Richards, Civil Engineer, Publisher: Richards Map Company, Springfield, MA.

Dates: 1917

Road map

Identifier: 1636-J-98

Copy map of layout of North Main street, Providence, Rhode Island, from North Ground home of lots on Town Street (now Canal) & John Whipple’s land, about 1770. 2 copies.

Dates: c. 1770

Sea Coast of New England map

 Item — Volume: Sea Coast of New England map, c. 1740
Identifier: 1636-3012

According to the actual Survey made thereof BY CAP.T CYPRIAN SOUTHACK As also the Outlines of Several of the Provinces of and Colonys lying thereon, according to the respective Grants and Charters. Shows boundary outlines for the "Colony of Connecticut", "Rhode Island and Providence Plantations", "New Plymouth", "His Majesty's PROVINCE of the MASSACHUSETTS BAY", "His Majestys PROVINCE of NEW HAMPSHIRE" and "The late Province of Maine". Surveyor: Captain Syprian Southack, 1662-1745.

Dates: c. 1740

Special Legislative Commission to Study the Howard Complex records

 Series — Folder: 3-5. Special Legislative Commission to Study the Howard Complex records, 1970-1972
Identifier: 2012-44.1

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 of Rhode Island Rhode Map

 Item — Folder: 5. State of Rhode Island Rhode Map, 1907
Identifier: 1636-1242
Dates: 1907

Surveyors Notes for Map of Rhode Island

 Item — Volume: Surveyors Notes for Map of Rhode Island, 1819
Identifier: C#00555

Measurements taken during a survey of the state. Includes: table number, location of first station, station number, course, and distance from previous station, comments concerning each station, occassionally accompanied by a small drawing of a particular area.

Dates: 1819

Topographical Atlas

Identifier: C#00089

Atlas of Surveys, 1895 created for the Bureau of Industrial Statistics. Conists of one volume annotated, the volume has also been rebound or repaired. Scales range from 300' to 0.5 mile to the inch. On page 38 annotation begins possibly for census use.

Dates: 1895

Topographical Atlas of the State of Rhode Island and Atlas of Surveys of Rhode Island

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2003-60-2004-41
Dates: 1891, 1895, 1908

Typhoid Fever Cases map

Identifier: D-7

Map showing Typhoid fever cases (1882 - 1883), in the city of Providence, Rhode Island. J.C. Thompson, Publisher: 28” X 34”.

Dates: 1878