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Woonsocket Historical and Preservation Society

The Woonsocket Historical Society has been in existence since 1915.  It is dedicated to the preservation of the history of the City of Woonsocket, it’s people and it’s rich industrial past. Knowing that the past is vital to a healthy and progressive society we collect, document, preserve and exhibit historical treasures. Toward that end, we look for opportunities to educate and engage a diverse community through a variety of programs that make history meaningful, accessible and enjoyable;  thereby empowering others to help preserve the history of Woonsocket.

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Donor Privacy Policy

The Rhode Island Historical Society’s Commitment to Our Donors

We will not sell, share, or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity. We will not send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by RIHS on any platform by any means, both online and offline, as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any donations may be processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.

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