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When I was ten years old, I would ride the bus to downtown Providence to my ballet class and I’d pass the Old North Burial Ground not realizing that on those premises, were buried great men and women that founded our country.

Stephen Hopkins, a signer of the Declaration of Independence is buried here in a simple grave site.  Will do another post expanding on his life and accomplishments.

But at the moment I’m on my way to another little Rhode Island Adventure and this post will have to be continued…

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