Exhibit Name: Constitution Day Exhibit
Dates: Sep,15, 2014 - Dec 15, 2014
Phillips Memorial Library is pleased to celebrate Tuesday, September 17, 2013
as Constitution Day with a new Phillips Memorial Library exhibit. Featuring a life-size replica of the
Constitution, the exhibit highlights Rhode Island’s participation in the
ratification process that made the Constitution the bedrock of our nation. The exhibit is open to the public free during
normal library hours and will run until October 15, 2014.
Exhibit Name: The Rebecca Ramos Natural History Book Collection
Dates: March 15, 2014 - August 15, 2014
Rebecca Ramos Natural History Book Collection contains, among its approximately
one hundred titles, works of some of the more well-known as well as lessor
known 19th century naturalists and nature illustrators.
From a signed limited
edition of Tory Peterson's Audubon's Birds of America to John Lettsom's The
Naturalists and Traveler's Companion (1799) and from Bewick's 1804 edition
of History of British Birds to a set of select turn of the 20th century
Biggle Farm Library books, the collection covers nearly all aspects of nature
from the aquatic to flora and fauna.
Don’t miss this exciting opportunity
to explore nature’s wonders through the eyes of 19th century
naturalists and illustrators
with these unique offerings!
We hope you enjoy the new exhibits!
All exhibits are open to the PC Community and the General Public for free.
For library hours call 401-865-2242.