The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, 1734. ... Fitted to the meridian of Newport, on Rhode-Island, whose latitude north is 41 gr. 30 m. longitude from London, 72 grs.

Cover of: The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, 1734. |

Published by Printed and sold by J. Franklin, at his printing-house under the town school-house. Sold also by T. Fleet, printer, in Boston. in Newport [R.I.] .

Written in English

Read online

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementBy Poor Robin. ; [Seven lines of verse]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 3720
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[16] p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18182359M

Download The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, 1734.

Get this from a library. The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, Fitted to the meridian of Newport, on Rhode-Island, whose latitude north is 41 gr. 30 m. longitude from London, 72 grs. THE RHODE-ISLAND ALMANACK, FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD CHRIST, on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, [electronic resource]: Fitted to the meridian of Newport, on Rhode-Island, whose latitude north is 41 gr. 30 m. longitude from London, 72 grs. but may without sensible error, serve from New Found-land to South Carolina. Tides excepted.

/ By Joseph Stafford. Other articles where The Rhode Island Almanac is discussed: almanac: Benjamin Franklin’s brother James printed The Rhode Island Almanac inand Benjamin Franklin (under the nom de plume of Richard Saunders) began his Poor Richard’s almanacs, the most famous of American almanacs, in Philadelphia in Poor Richard’s, enlivened by Franklin’s shrewd wit and straightforward prose.

Providence: Bennett Wheeler, 12mo, 36 pp. Stitched. Light dusting, couple of blank edge chips, untrimmed.

Very Good. Contemporary manuscript notations. Alden records two states: Ours, State A, has the phrase for the year of Lord Christ in the title, and the subtitle Roads at page 33 ; State B prints for the year of our Lord Christ, and, at p A List of Roads.

On May 4,Rhode Island, the colony founded by the most radical religious dissenters from the Puritans of Massachusetts Bay Colony, becomes the first North. The Rhode Island Register, for the Year [and ]: Containing a Business Directory of the State, with a Variety of Useful Information, Volume 2 The Rhode Island Register, for the Year [and ]: Containing a Business Directory of the State, with a Variety of Useful Information, George Adams (Of Boston) Contributor: George Adams (Of.

James Franklin (February 4, in Boston – February 4, in Newport, Rhode Island) was an American colonial author, printer, newspaper publisher, and almanac publisher. James published the New England Courant, one of the oldest and the first truly independent American s: Josiah Franklin (father), Abiah Folger (mother).

Full text of "Rhode Island imprints, a list of books, pamphlets, newspapers and broadsides printed at Newport, Providence, Warren, Rhode Island, between and " See other formats. The Bay Psalm Book, as it is known, is essentially sacred text to be sung during the liturgy. A committee of thirty learned elders, including John Cotton, Richard Mather, and John Eliot, set about the task of creating a new translation of the Hebrew psalms into.

Lay or Bust Year Book and Almanac: Park & Pollard Co. Massachusetts: Boston: cover title is actually New England Farmers And Scholars Almanack: Leavitts Almanack: New England: Marsh, Capen, Lyon and Webb: New Hampshire: Concord: cover title is actually New England Almanack Rhode Island: Providence: New.

Thomas's Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode-Island, New-Hampshire & Vermont almanack, with an ephemeris, for the year of our Lord Fitted to the latitude and longitude of the town of Boston [Multiple Contributors, See Notes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Thomas's Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode-Island, New-Hampshire & Vermont almanack, with an ephemerisFormat: Paperback. The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, Fitted to the meridian of Newport, on Rhode-Island, whose latitude north is 41 gr.

30 m. longitude from London, 72 grs. Newport [R.I.]: OCLC (). The Rhode Island almanack for the year, Business success. Franklin’s greatest business accomplishment came from the publication of Poor Richard’s Almanack.

On Decem Franklin published his first almanac under the pseudonym of Richard Saunders. The almanac was published for the year of and was published once a year for the next 25 years. James Franklin (February 4, ; Boston – February 4, ; Newport, Rhode Island) was an American colonial author, printer, newspaper publisher, and almanac publisher.

James published the New England Courant, one of the oldest and the first truly independent American : February 4,Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The earliest extant Newport imprint, therefore, would be the copy of Poor Robin’s “Rhode-Island Almanack for the Year ” (printed in ), which would be represented in the exhibition by copies from the almanac collections of the Library of Congress and the Boston Public Library.

The Rhode-Island almanack, for the year of our Lord Nehemiah Strong, 7 books Daniel Leeds, 4 books Lawrence W. Baker, 3 books Allan Carpenter, 3 books Thomas Babington Macaulay, 3 books Kelly King Howes, 2 books Carl Provorse, 2 books Barbara C.

Bigelow, 2 books Andrew Beers, 2 books Beverley, Robert., 2 books Tom Pendergast, 1 book Associated Press., 1 book David Wallechinsky, 1 book Mike P. The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, Fitted to the meridian of Newport, on Rhode-Island, whose latitude north is 41 gr. 30 m. longitude from London, 72 grs.

Newport: OCLC ; the Rhode Island almanack for the year, Born: February 4,Boston, Province of. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Wisconsin - Madison and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Addeddate Isaiah Thomas's Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode-Island, New Hampshire & Vermont Almanack, with an Ephemeris for the year of our Lord Worcester: Isaiah Thomas, [].

Second edition. 48 pages including self-wrappers, woodcut decorations. 1 vols. 12mo. Self wrappers, Edition: Second Edition. A Nichols genealogy: a branch of the family descended from Thomas Nichols and Hannah Griffin of Newport, Rhode Island, through Sarah, daughter of Alexander Nichols and Sarah Gardiner Gould of East Greenwich, Rhode Island: Compiled by: George Louis Nichols: Edition: revised: Publisher: G.L.

Nichols, Original from: the University of. Almanac and Year Book of the Reformed Church in America: NY, NY: Reformed Church in America, Board of Publication:(2), (2),(2), Box Almanac and Year Book for the Reformed Church in the United States: Philadelphia, PA: Publication and Sunday School Board of the Reformed Church: Box (Boston, ).

The thin soft-cover book is handsewn in marbled paper, and holds single-line entries about Eliot’s daily life. The entries are brief and irregular and include mention of the weather, visits to Boston, occasional birth and death notices, and in the later months, church attendance (often to hear the Rev.

Nathaniel Appleton). The first record-book of the Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. (Providence, R.I.: Standard Printing Company, ), by Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations (page images at HathiTrust).

James Franklin published the Rhode-Island Almanack in His brother Benjamin Franklin published his Poor Richard's Almanack from Benjamin Banneker () was a free African American who published a series of successful almanacs from Anne Royall Some historians consider Anne Royall () to be the first American newspaper woman; by some accounts she is the first professional woman journalist in the United States.

In the s, Anne and her widowed mother were employed as servants in the household of William Royall, a wealthy American Revolution veteran who lived in Sweet Springs, West Virginia.

Rhode Island Lighthouses: A Pictorial History is a unique book. There are over photographs of Rhode Island Lighthouses and lighthships in the book, including rare views of Gould Island Lighthouse, Hog Island Shoal Lightship LV, Nayatt Point Lighthouse and Point Judith Lighthouse.

In the NSLM’s F. Ambrose Clark Rare Book Room we have several copies of minor almanacs (including The Hagerstown Town and Country Almanack from the s to the mids and Richardson’s Almanac of Virginia and North Carolina from the s) that give detailed insight into daily life for the era.

The heart of the annual almanac was the. In he printed Anderson’s Constitutions as Mason Book, which was the first Masonic book printed in America.

In he was a visitor to Lodge Saint David at Edinburgh, Scotland and on Nov. 17, was present at the Grand Lodge of England, held at Crown & Anchor, London as “provincial grand master.”. check list of rhode island almanacs - American I was born in the Reign of George King of England. ing year.

Goddard and Carter published the Weath- erwise almanac for while the West almanac was. pdf. Benjamin Franklin FRS FRSA FRSE (Janu [O.S. January 6, ] – Ap ) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a leading writer, printer, political philosopher, politician, Freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Children: William Franklin, Francis Folger Franklin.

- Hometown baby. It's always in your blood. See more ideas about Rhode island history, Vintage and Rhode island pins. Science for the People: Copernicanism and Newtonianism in the Almanacs of Early America.

Authors; Authors and affiliations Almanack for the Year of Our Lord Christ (Boston, ). Google Scholar. Taylor, An Almanack or Ephemeris for the Year Checklist of Rhode Island Almanacs –,“Proceedings of the American Author: Harry Woolf. Poor Robin's Almanack for Newport. The first Rhode Island almanac was printed inby the first Rhode-Island printer, James Franklin, brother of Benjamin.

It is believed that the latter took his idea of Poor Richard from this. Poor Robin was the name of the first comic almanac in England. Poor Richard for Philadelphia. The Official Website of Colonial Williamsburg: Explore the historical shops, homes and gardens of an early American community returned to its 18th-century.

[Advertisement] Saturday next will be Published, for The Second Edition of Poor Richard: An Almanack 5 containing the Lunations, Eclipses, Planets Motions and Aspects, Weather, Sun and Moon’s rising and setting, Highwater, &c.

besides many pleasant and witty Verses, Jests and Sayings, Author’s Motive of Writing, Prediction of the Death of his Friend Mr. Titan Leeds, Moon. 23 Aug and continues to Interesting binding jobs during the year included three charges on 13 June: Mr.

Jewel "for binding a three quire Book in painted paper"; Isaac Brown "for a gilt Binding"; and John England "for binding a Book 6 quire with Paper." The last is a "made-to-order" blank book: if. Genealogy profile for Arnold Paine Arnold Paine ( - ) - Genealogy Genealogy for Arnold Paine ( - ) family tree on Geni, with.

Which presidents were born in New ' 'The New-England diary, or, Almanack for the year of our Lord Christ ' 'The New-England diary, or, Almanack for the year of our Lord, Christ.

Benjamin Franklin (Janu [O.S. January 6, [1 – Ap ) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A noted polymath, Franklin was a leading author and printer, satirist, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat.

As a scientist, he was a major.Page. Portrait of Franklin. vii. Pages 1 and 4 of The Pennsylvania Gazette, Number XL, the first number after Franklin took control.

xxi. First page of The New England Courant of December33 "I was employed to carry the papers thro' the streets to the customers" 36 "She, standing at the door, saw me, and thought I made, as I certainly did, a most awkward, ridiculous appearance".This was not the year for Newport’s Gilded Age mansions; only one, “Midcliff,” ranked in the top five sales of The state’s highest sale of the year — also the highest in MLS history and the second-highest in state history, according to Lila Delman — is a classic Shingle-style beachfront home built at .

56994 views Tuesday, November 3, 2020