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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.
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Company, Slater Trust, "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." (1917). Rhode Island History. 1.