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Narragansett Bay Slides

Underwater marine biology photographs taken between 1973 and 1987 by William R. Mershon of specimens in Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay. Mershon joined Roger Williams University in 1968 and helped develop majors in biology and marine biology. Read More

Commencement Programs

Commencement programs dating back to 1948, when Roger Williams University was the Greater Providence YMCA Institute. Programs list the order of exercises, as well as the name, degrees, and awards received by that year’s graduating class. Read More

Ann Eckert Brown Stencil Collection

Reproductions of stenciled walls found in American structures in the Federal Period (1790-1840). Although these examples are primarily from Rhode Island, stenciled walls were common throughout New England and other parts of the country. Read More