history

Submitted by jgoffin on Wednesday June 12, 2013

Fifty years ago in London the International Printing Machinery and Allied Trades Exhibition included an ambitious exhibition on the influence that the invention of the printing press had on the 500 years of human history that followed. The

history, Printing
Submitted by kwells on Friday May 24, 2013

As we head into this Memorial Day weekend with the excitement of the start of summer and a long weekend of parades and cook-outs, it's worth taking time out to remember the Rhode Islanders who have served in our armed forces and for whom this

Submitted by Anonymous on Wednesday March 02, 2011

Brown’s Gordon Wood to receive National Humanities Medal

On behalf of the Providence Public Library, our Trustees and staff, I would