Betsy Williams Cottage, Roger Williams Park

Betsy Williams Cottage, Roger Williams Park Providence Rhode Island


Stock #: 124101
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: Providence
State: Rhode Island (RI)
County: Providence
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Postmark: 1907 Oct-11
PM City: Providence
PM State: R. I
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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The Old red schoolhouse, now known as the Betsy Williams Cottage, and one hundred and one acres of land were devised to the city of Providence by the will of Betsy Williams, who died in 1871. The cottage was built in 1773 by Nathaniel Williams for his son James, the father of Betsy.
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