Jamestown Historical Society

Library Exhibit, April 2021 Jamestown Dogs

April is the month when, under Rhode Island state law, all dogs over three months of age must be registered. This April the JHS mounted two exhibits about Jamestown dogs and their registration.

Christmas Dog Parade. Lew Kitts and Ken Caswell dressed as Dalmatians to drive the antique 1925 fire engine in the 2005 Paws & Claws Dog Parade. Courtesy of The Jamestown Press
Christmas Dog Parade. Lew Kitts and Ken Caswell dressed as Dalmatians to drive the antique 1925 fire engine in the 2005 Paws & Claws Dog Parade. Courtesy of The Jamestown Press

Visit the Town Hall to see the entire exhibit and please consider donating your Jamestown memorabilia to Jamestown Historical Society, contact info@jamestownhistoricalsociety.org.

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