Usage examples for Rhode

  1. 27 Rhode Island .......... – A History of the Republican Party by George Washington Platt
  2. Let me hasten to add that these marriages were not peculiar to Rhode Island; they took place in many of the colonies, certainly in Pennsylvania and in all the New England states. – Stage-coach and Tavern Days by Alice Morse Earle
  3. He'd made his home base in Belize, that little Rhode Island of a country abutting big, bad Guatemala. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  4. On the following days men from the more distant towns came in, until before long the minute men and militia from the adjoining provinces, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Connecticut, were upon the ground. – The Siege of Boston by Allen French
  5. I think not, unless perhaps in Newport, Rhode Island. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  6. The utter breakdown of the fiat theory came in Rhode Island, and in connection with the Continental Currency, in the days before the Constitution was adopted. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  7. " Your Rhode Island Reds could be killed and eaten," said Alice. – Peggy in Her Blue Frock by Eliza Orne White
  8. The officers of justice of the United States, getting on his track, pursued him to Rhode Island, and there he was found, unquestionably within the District of Rhode Island. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  9. The Committee on Manufactures was headed by William Sprague, Senator from Rhode Island, a State having the largest capital invested, and most persons employed in manufactures, in proportion to population, of any in the Union. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  10. General Foster ordered Colonel Heckmann to take his brigade to the right, by the river road, and attack the enemy on their left flank; the artillery, consisting of the Third New York Artillery, Belger's Rhode Island battery, Schenck's battery, and two or three others, closely following the infantry. – Kinston, Whitehall and Goldsboro (North Carolina) expedition, December, 1862 by W. W. Howe
  11. Colonel Slocum of one of the Rhode Island regiments was mortally wounded; and his major had his leg crushed by a cannon ball which at the same time killed his horse. – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  12. Rhode Island was founded by those who were not allowed to remain in Massachusetts; Connecticut by those who, finding its conditions too restricted, did not wish to remain there. – Beginnings of the American People by Carl Lotus Becker
  13. The whole inquiry turned on the question whether he was apprehended in the District of Rhode Island. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  14. At its close, they were courteously informed that the laws of the colony forbade their remaining in it, and were requested to continue without further delay their journey into Rhode Island. – The Development of Religious Liberty in Connecticut by M. Louise Greene, Ph. D.
  15. His dominions become a territory of about the size of the state of Rhode Island. – William Hickling Prescott by Harry Thurston Peck
  16. Combined with Rhode Island Bent for putting- greens. – Making a Lawn by Luke Joseph Doogue
  17. When the morning broke, so heavy a gale was blowing that, being unable to reach Rhode Island, I bore away for the Seaconnet Passage, making a signal to my prize to do the same. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston
  18. To Samuel Phillips Savage, September 14th The Rhode Island Expedition- Activity of Tories. – The Original Writings of Samuel Adams, Volume 4 by Samuel Adams
  19. Behind you, broke in the voice of the chief, beginning at that peak you see fifty miles away in the distance, and which is known as Oak Springs Butte, is a section of the country containing over 3, 000 square miles, equal in size to the states of Delaware and Rhode Island together, which is absolutely waterless. – The Boy With the U. S. Survey by Francis Rolt-Wheeler