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WaterFire Providence presents The Gaspee Project

Happy Gaspee Day!

Happy Gaspee Day! Here’s Barnaby and Lt. Dudingston on the Rhode Show with Will Gilbert yesterday talking about The Gaspee Incident and more. Enjoy! httpv://   And Mayor Angel Taveras also made an appearance with Will and Barnaby. httpv://   Links: June 9, 2012 WaterFire Schedule of Events and The… Read More »Happy Gaspee Day!

The WaterFire Gapsee Project

On June 9th 1772, a year and a half before the Boston Tea Party, the HMS Gaspee was attacked by citizens of Providence as the first act of war against the British Crown and launched the American fight for Independence.  The successful raid and the colony’s successful resistance to any… Read More »The WaterFire Gapsee Project