Citing RIHS Collection Materials

Citing RIHS Library Materials

 

Book

Field, Edward, ed.  State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations at the End of the Century: A History, 135.  Boston: Mason Publishing Co., 1902.

Newspaper article

MacKay, Scott, and Jody McPhillips.  “In the Roaring Twenties the Question Here Was: What Prohibition?”  Providence Sunday Journal, April 25 1999, A-1.

Journal or magazine article

Greenwood, Richard E. “Natural Run & Artificial Falls: Waterpower and the Blackstone Canal.”  Rhode Island History 49, no. 2 (May 1991): 51-61.

RIHS finding aid

Kemble, Harold.  Guide to the Almy & Brown Records, Rhode Island Historical Society Library, 1980.

Bendroth, Cindy.  “A Guide to the Allen & Reed Records in the Manuscript Collection of the Rhode Island Historical Society Library,” 1989.

Manuscript Collection Examples:

Woods, Marshall.  Lease to Donald D. Cattanach, April 6 1871, in the Alva Woods Family Papers, MSS 816, Box 8, Folder 9, Rhode Island Historical Society.

Aspasian (Brig).  Shipping account, 1823, in the DeWolf Papers, MSS 382, Series 2, Sub-series 3, Rhode Island Historical Society.

Scott, Margaret.  Admission record, August 26 1855, in the Dexter Asylum Records, MSS 67, Series 1, Sub-series A, Volume 5, p. 23, Rhode Island Historical Society.

Objects:

Heade, Martin Johnston. Moses Brown. n.d. Oil paint on canvas. Painting Collection, Rhode Island Historical Society: 1981.11.1

Plate. ca.1790. Silver plated copper. Silver and Metals Collection, Rhode Island Historical Society: 1990.36.73