Historical Significance General Israel Putnam was George Washington’s “right-hand man” during the Revolutionary War, and the subject the first biography written in America, Colonel David Humphrey’s “Essay on the Life….
Historical Significance Cornelius S. Bushnell (1829-1896) was a railroad baron turned shipbuilder. The Bushnell Memorial in New Haven, CT, a large, attractive bronze eagle atop a Stonycreek marble base, commemorates….
Historical Significance The largest municipal cemetery in New England, the North Burial Ground in Providence, RI, dates from 1700. Its 35,000 gravemarkers offer an eclectic array of funerary sculpture in….