9 Facts That Prove The U.S. Wouldn’t Be The Same Without Rhode Island

Rhode Island might be the smallest state in the country, but it has certainly made a large impact on its history. Skeptical? Remember, Rhode Island was one of the original 13 colonies, and it’s been making waves since before the Revolutionary War. Here are a few people, events, and inventions that the U.S. wouldn’t be the same without.

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Did any of these facts surprise you? For a longer list of Rhode Island inventions, check out this lineup.

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