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Rhode Island History Journal, Vol. 17, April 1958

In this issue:

Early Music in Rhode Island Churches: II. Music in the First Baptist Church, Providence, 1775-1834 (continued) by William Dinneen music First Baptist Church Providence church organ Baptist opposition to music James Manning William Billings choir music Nicholas Brown Charitable Baptist Society

The William Goddard House by John Hutchins Cady William Goddard House William Giles Goddard Colonel William Goddard Thomas Poynton Ives C. Oliver Iselin

The Good Ship Haidie by Harriett Wood Weeden clipper ship Joseph H. Tillinghast oceanic commerce China trade trade with Australia

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