Rt. 44 at Rt. 5 – 1964

The intersection of Rt. 44 and Rt. 5, looking east up Rt. 44.  The house and barn stood on the site of the present-day Apple Valley Mall.  Click on image to enlarge.

1964

Smithfield Police Traffic Services Vehicle

Smithfield, R. I. Police Traffic Services Vehicle

     Ford Crown Victoria used by the Smithfield Police Department 

to protect road construction sites.   

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Farnum Pike, Esmond, 2018

Smithfield, Rhode Island
December 11, 2018

Fuel Depot, 644 Putnam Pike

Fuel Depot, 644 Putnam Pike

     This building is currently undergoing renovations.

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June, 2018

June, 2018

June, 2018

June, 2018

John Mowry House – Smithfield, R.I.

John Mowry House – Smithfield, R.I.

     These three building were once located where the dome of the Bryant University Unistructure is presently located.  The houses on either end were re-located to another part of the campus. 

 

Old Greenville Station, Circa 1930

Old Greenville Station, Route 44, Greenville, R.I.

Circa 1930

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Early Smith-Appleby House Interiors

Early Smith-Appleby House Interiors

     Images courtesy of Cynthia Sheppard and Jean Hamon, descendants of Silas Appleby.  These pictures were likely taken in the 1930s – 40s.  Unfortunately, the items shown were sold at auction in the 1960s.  The Historical Society of Smithfield did not obtain the property until 1976.     

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Upstairs room.

Stencil Room – Bed Room

House Items.

Gold Parlor Cabinet.
Note the musket and powder horn.

China Cabinet In Best Parlor.

Best Parlor Showing China Cabinet.

Ornate stove in the Best Parlor.

 

Early Modes of Transportation

Early Modes Of Transportation

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Milk Delivery Sleigh at Smith-Appleby House.
Courtesy of Cynthia Sheppard and Jean Hamon.

Sidney Appleby, Stillwater, R.I.
Courtesy of Cynthia Sheppard and Jean Hamon.

Maria Appleby and her horse.
Courtesy of Cynthia Sheppard and Jean Hamon.

An early automobile in front of the barn circa 1915.

An early automobile in front of the Smith-Appleby House barn circa 1915.

This photo shows a dairy wagon in front of the barn. The farm had dairy cows before 1920.

This photo shows a dairy wagon in front of the Smith-Appleby House barn. The farm had dairy cows before 1920.

Smithfield’s first police car, a Ford Model A

 

Georgiaville Vol. Fire Company

Image courtesy of Dyanne Smith. 

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Some members of the Georgiaville, R.I. Vol. Fire Co.
Unknown Date

Tri-Town Bowling League

Tri-Town Bowling League

Images courtesy of Dyanne Smith.

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Tri-Town Bowling league 1948-49

Irving S. Cook School Class Of 1946

Irving S. Cook School Class Of 1946

Georgiaville, R.I.

Images courtesy of Dyanne Smith.

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