Settling of Rhode Island by Roger Williams
Designed by David Blossom - Scott #UX112
Issued on June 26, 1986 in Providence, RI Rhode Island Town Cancels (by
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The Newport Naval Education Training
Center Station (NETC) was opened in 1974 and is currently in operation.
Newport has been a home to the United
States Navy since early statehood and although much reduced, continues to host
Naval units and activities to this day. The Training Center, The Naval War
College, a Naval hospital and reserve ships call the town home.