Lindsey added 13 points. Cartwright was fouled after the inbound pass one second later and knocked down both free throws. Prehistory Pre-colonial Colonial period — — — — — — — — — — present. Rhode Island was the first colony in America to declare independence on May 4,a full two months before the United States Declaration of Independence. The Industrial Revolution moved large numbers of workers into cities and attracted large numbers of immigrants from Ireland, and a landless class developed which was ineligible to vote by Rhode Island law. This page was last edited on 29 Novemberat
Roger Williams won the respect of his Colonial neighbors for his skill in keeping the powerful Narragansetts on friendly terms with the Colonists.
History of Rhode Island
The Friars have won the last seven meetings with the Rams and lead the all-time series All efforts at reform failed in the face of rural control of the political system. The French soldiers behaved themselves so well that, in gratitude, the Rhode Island General Assembly repealed an old law banning Catholics from living in Rhode Island. Bypercent of the state's men were ineligible to vote. Terrell made two free throws with 8.