Jamestown Historical Society

Larchmont Remembered: The Suffering, Depravity, and Wonder of Rhode Island’s Most Horrific Sea Disaster

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Jamestown Library
26 North Rd, Jamestown, RI 02835

May 29 2024
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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The Friends of the JPL and the JHS present:

Speaker: Daniel Harrington, Providence Journal Columnist

The sinking of the steamship Larchmont off of Block Island in February 1907 was a terrible tragedy. Most were lost, but some miraculously survived. Learn what happened, who was responsible, and about the brave heroes who risked their lives to help that night.


Free. Registration required in advance: