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Rhode Island

LC control no.n 79022912
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingRhode Island
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Geographic subdivision usageRhode Island
Variant(s)State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
RI (Rhode Island)
Other standard no.408b0fb3-ba89-4fc9-a5df-790ccf45d7a9
Associated countryUnited States
Associated placeNew England
Special noteIncludes the old catalog heading: Rhode Island (Colony)
Found inClarke, J. Papers, 1761-76.
Case, N.S. Address of his excellency Norman S. Case ... 1929: t.p. (State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations)
Grazhdanskoe obshchestvo i vooruzhennye sily, 1996: t.p. (Voenno-morskoĭ i︠u︡ridicheskiĭ kolledzh (Nʹi︠u︡port, Rod-Aĭlend, SShA)) added t.p. (Newport, Rhode Island)
Wikipedia, June 21, 2006 (State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations (commonly known as Rhode Island); in 1636 Roger Williams, after being banished from the Massachusetts Bay Colony for his religious views, settled at the tip of Narragansett Bay. He called the site Providence ... Williams received a charter to build the colony; in 1639 a formal government was established for Aquidneck Island; in 1644 the name of Aquidneck Island was changed to Rhode Island; John Clarke was granted a charter in 1663 for Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, which effectively united the two colonies into one; RI) website, June 21, 2006: facts & history/historical information (Rhode Island has the longest official name of any of the states: State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations)
Geographic area coden-us-ri
Invalid LCCNsh 85113720