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A history of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, from its first settlement by William Blackstone in 1635 to the early 20th century. Published by the banking firm, The Slater Trust Company, as a promotional and advertising tool, the pamphlet focuses on the development of Pawtucket as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution in America and the city’s industrial legacy.

Publication Date

1917

Publisher

Slater Trust Company

City

Pawtucket, RI

Disciplines

History | United States History

Pawtucket Past and Present, being a brief account of the beginning and progress of its industries and a resume of the early history of the city.

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