Local History Articles

imagesRrememberingead about the history of Smithfield, Rhode Island, in our collection of articles written by Jim Ignasher. 

He is the author of “Remembering Smithfield, Sketches of Apple Valley” and co-author of “Images of America – Smithfield.”  

Jim is also Historian of the Historical Society of Smithfield. 

 

50 Years Ago

 

Aviation

 

Churches/Religion

Crimes and Dastardly Deeds

 

Disasters

Fire Department

 

 

 

Labor Unrest

 

 

Military Veterans

 

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Schools

 

Smithfield 

 

Strange Happenings

 

  Transportation

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