Davisville, Rhode Island a history of the textile mill village of Davisville, North Kingstown, Rhode Island, since the arrival of Joshua Davis in 1694 by George R. Loxton

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Published by Gateway Press, Book orders to G.R. Loxton in Baltimore, Md, Glendale, WI .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Davisville (R.I.),
  • Rhode Island,
  • Davisville

Subjects:

  • Davis, Joshua, ca. 1665-1736.,
  • Textile industry -- Rhode Island -- Davisville -- History.,
  • Davisville (R.I.) -- History.,
  • Davisville (R.I.) -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-425) and indexes.

Book details

StatementGeorge R. Loxton.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF89.D385 L695 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 460 p. :
Number of Pages460
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3961085M
LC Control Number2001131766
OCLC/WorldCa49555116

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