Rhode Island Postal
Cards - Fist Day of Issue
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
Rhode Island 02873
The Rockville Post
Township - Washington County)
was established on February 13, 1849
under Postmaster Hiram Arnold. This Post Office is
currently in operation under Postmaster Susan M. Walajtys
appointed on January 10, 2004.
is the home to one of the nation's finest Boy Scout camping
areas, Yawgoog Scout Camp.
Yawgoog was established and first opened for camping in 1916.
The site is located on and around the old
(300 acres) and with later additions now encompasses over 1800
acres. Yawgoog is divided into three separate camps;
and Medicine Bow.
The LaFayette Scout Troop
that I was a member of did not use this camp. Our troop used
located on Worden's pond in the Great Swamp area.
Rockville Post Office