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Events Calendar

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September 19

*WaterFire—Partial Lighting, Providence

September 19-21

*9th Annual Newport Mansions Wine and Food Festival, Newport

September 20

*Oral History, Providence

*37th Annual Rhode Island Heritage Day Festival, Providence

*8th Annual North Smithfield Great Pumpkin Festival, North Smithfield

*Walking Tour: Quaker Newport, Newport

*Newport 375th Lecture, Newport

September 20-21

*41st Annual Harvest Fair, Bristol

*9th Annual 13 Moons Turtle Clan Powwow, Lincoln

*27th Annual Apple Festival, Johnston

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September 19th in Rhode Island history

1918

*The first Rhode Island contingent of the National Army leaves Providence.

1919

*Providence College opens for its first academic year.

1990

*Colonel Edmond S. Culhane, Jr., is sworn in as the new state police superintendent.

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