The History of Little Compton, First Light: Sakonnet, 1660-1820


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An engaging narrative history of Little Compton, RI written by award winning author Janet Lisle and richly illustrated with historic images from the collection of the Little Compton Historical Society as well as 23 works of new art created by local artists. Trace the fascinating history of the Sakonnet Indians, Awashonks, Benjamin Church and Elizabeth Alden Pabodie as the land once known as Sakonnet is settled and grows into the thriving community of Little Compton. The author had donated all of the proceeds from the sale of this book to the Little Compton Historical Society.