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How to Research Your Historic House

Every house has a story to tell, and uncovering that story is like a treasure hunt. Take the time to sift through the records and the history of your property will slowly unfold. You will come to learn more about the history of the structure, its residents, and its role in a larger neighborhood story.

This document contains 3 resources, one general and two specific:

  1. How to Research Your House in Rhode Island
  2. How to Research Your House in Newport, RI
  3. How to Research Your House in Providence, RI

Click here to download the tools you need to research your own house’s history!


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Guide to Researching Your Historic House


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