Smithfield Elks Lodge Ad – 1971

June, 1971

Apple Blossom Queen – 1971

April, 1971

Smithfield Police Hiring Ad – 1971

     Appeared in The Observer on May, 20, 1971.

The Observer – May 20, 1971

19th Century Steamboat Advertisements

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Literary Cadet & R. I. Statesman
March 29, 1828

Herald of the Times

May 26, 1830

Herald of the Times

March 15, 1832

Herald of the Times

(Newport, R. I.)

April 12, 1832

Herald of the Times

May 10, 1832

Herald of the Times

January 10, 1833

Herald of the Times

March 9, 1837

Herald of the Times

June 14, 1838

Herald of the Times

June 9, 1842

Herald of the Times

June 9, 1842

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1875

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Morning Journal & Courier
April 30, 1881

Hood’s Sarsaparilla Ad – 1898

     One of the people quoted in this 1898 soda ad was Crawford F. Mowry of Smithfield, R. I. 

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The Daily Morning Journal & Courier (CT.)
November 19, 1898

Steamer Block Island Ad – 1916

Norwich Bulletin (Norwich, Conn.)
August 28, 1916, pg. 6

Smithfield Tax League – 1971

Advertisement for the Smithfield Tax League which appeared in The Observer, March, 1971. 

New England Railroad Advertisement – 1896

Waterbury Evening Democrat
August 8, 1896

 

Powder Mill Turnpike Stock Advertisements – 1827

     The Powder Mill Turnpike is today known as “Putnam Pike”, and U. S. Route 44.  To learn more about the turnpike, click here : Smithfield’s Powder Mill Turnpike

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Advertisement from the
Literary Cadet & R. I. Statesman
of Providence, R. I.
July 21, 1827

Literary Cadet & R.I. Statesman
November 3, 1827

Literary Cadet & R.I. Statesman
November 7, 1827

Lottie M. Colwell, 1868-1921

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Miss Colwell, (1868 – 1921), taught school in Woonsocket.  She’s buried in Oak Hill Cemetery in Woonsocket.  

Evening Star
July 8, 1896

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