A Lively Experiment

Notes on collections and events at the RIHS

When the Going Gets Tough…

Eleanor Eldridge (1784-1862) “No man would have been treated so, and if a white woman had ever been the subject of such wrongs… the whole country would have been indignant.” … Continue reading

5 March 2018 · Leave a comment

This is a Woman’s World

March is Women’s History month, so I thought I would take this opportunity to highlight amazing Rhode Island women! We will be posting more like this throughout the month. Annie … Continue reading

1 March 2018 · Leave a comment

Let My Love Open The Door: Part Two

When we left off last week it was January 1905 and Louise had said there was no hope…               Edward Tudor Gross, the youngest … Continue reading

8 February 2018 · Leave a comment

Let My Love Open the Door: Part One

Get revved up for a romantic Valentine’s Day by reading the exploits of a young man looking for love at the turn of the 20th Century…         … Continue reading

1 February 2018 · 1 Comment

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