Jamestown Historical Society

Dutch Island Presentation

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North Kingstown Free Library
100 Boone Street, North Kingstown, RI

Apr 17 2017
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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A Presentation by Rosemary Enright & Brian L Wallin

North Kingstown Free Library

Monday April 17, 2017 at 6:30 pm

“Dutch Island: Pasture, Fortress, Park”

Rhode Island historians and authors Rosemary Enright and Brian Wallin will lead us through the history of this small island located between Jamestown and North Kingstown. They will discuss the early settlers, the island’s role as a navigational aid, its evolution into a military fortification and its development as a public park. (Originally scheduled for April 19.)