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The Pawtuxet Valley's Reference and Research Center since 1976
Located inside the historic Crompton Free Library

Our Mission Statement

Preserving the history of, and promoting public knowledge and interest in the Pawtuxet Valley.

Information Available:

Pawtuxet Valley Gleaner (1876-1906)
Military, fire, and police

Local textile industry

Births, deaths, and marriages

Local churches

Pawtuxet Valley Directories

Hundreds of historic photographs

Records dating back to the late 1800s

Historical artifacts

And much more!

You've got questions? We've got Answers!

Open Saturdays 9am - 2pm and by appointment

Upcoming Events / News

Open year-round on Saturdays
from 9am-2pm or by appointment

Thank you to our members and all who support us in our mission to preserve the history of the Pawtuxet Valley.

-The Board and Volunteers

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