We would like to thank the following for their contributions to the “Narragansett History” module of the EnCompass Project.

  • Providence College partners Mark Caprio, Elizabeth Tietjen, and Rebecca Maxfield of the Phillips Memorial Library Digital Projects
  • RIHS staff members Phoebe Bean, Geralyn Ducady, Jen Galpern, Owen Gibbs, Samantha Hunter-Gibbs, J.D. Kay, Dana-Signe Munroe, and Rebecca Valentine.
  • Main and object essays by Lorén Spears, Executive Director, Tomaquag Museum
  • Project oversight and editing by Richard Ring, Deputy Executive Director of Collections & Interpretation; Geralyn Ducady, Director of the Newell D. Goff Center for Education and Public Programs, Rhode Island Historical Society; and Samantha Hunter-Gibbs, Education Outreach Manager, Rhode Island Historical Society.
  • A special thank you to those who took the time to review the essays, give feedback, and make suggested edits and improvements.

Narragansett History cover image credit: August Meeting Grand Entry 2018. Courtesy of Tomaquag Museum

Rhode Island Council for the Humanities logoThis module was made possible through major funding from the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities (RICH), an independent state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this project do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.




Through this grant, we were able to partner with Tomaquag Museum to develop this module.






Module Publication Year: 2021