Resources & News


Newsletter Spring 2024

Newsletter Fall 2023

Newsletter Spring 2023

Newsletter Fall 2022

Museum Blog

Capitol Gang, Part 3

The Capitol Gang, Part 2

The Capitol Gang, Part I


Men, Monuments, and the Museum’s Musket

Westerly Businesses of 1878

3D Printing and Assembly of Low Cost Hand and Arm Prosthetics

The Wallace Nutting Connection

Westerly Pink and Red Granite

Who Was Crazy Harry?

Westerly Sun Newspaper Series

Isaac G. Smith, Jr., Historian

Colombus and Angelo Zerbarini, Statue cutters

Joseph Gervasini, Carver

Joseph Recchia, Carver

James Batterson


Granite Industry

Sullivan Granite Company

Smith Granite Company

New England Granite Works

Joseph Newall & Company

Lazzari and Barton

Fraquelli and Brusa

Search Our Online Collection Database

Records and photographs related to the Westerly granite industry, books and articles on local history, and records and photographs of the quilt and sampler portions of our textile collection.