Providence Public Library Digital Collections

Rhode Island Postcard Collection

Collection Information

Description

The Rhode Island Postcard Collection is part of the Rhode Island Collection at the Providence Public Library.

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Block Island, R.I. Monhegan Bluffs
Monhegan Bluffs on Block Island, R.I.

Yellow Kitten, showing Old Horse Car, Block Island, R.I.
Group of passengers traveling on Old Horse Car driven by a conductor in Block…

Mohegan Bluffs and South East Light
Southeast lighthouse with Mohegan Bluffs in the foreground on Block Island, R.I.

[Old Harbor, Block Island]
People and cars gathered near a dock on Block Island, R.I.

Pebbly Beach, Block Island, R.I.
Pebbly Beach, Block Island, R.I.

Private Cottages.  Block Island, R.I.
View of beach and coastline with buildings on a hill in Block Island, R.I.

Vaill Hotel and cottages, South Bluffs, Block Island, R.I.
View of Vaill Hotel and Cottages on the South Bluffs in Block Island, R.I.

Steamboat landing showing Steamer Mount Hope, Block Island, R.I.
Crowd gathered on a dock, with the steamer Mount Hope landing on Block Island,…

A Typical Block Island Home, Block Island, R.I.
House with garden, trees, and rock sculptures of windmill and birdhouse in Block…

Ocean View Hotel from Old Harbor, Block Island, R.I.
View of Ocean View Hotel from the Old Harbor on Block Island, R.I.

Old Harbor Showing Ocean View Hotel, Block Island, R.I.
View of Ocean View Hotel from the Old Harbor on Block Island, R.I.

A last relic of Old Wind Mill, Block Island, R.I.
Old Wind Mill, houses and fence on rolling hills in Block Island, R.I.