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  • Tree Root That Ate Roger Williams

    Tree Root That Ate Roger Williams

    Providence, Rhode Island

    The founder of Rhode Island was devoured by an apple tree -- or so the claim goes.

  • World's Largest Bug

    World's Largest Bug

    Providence, Rhode Island

    "Nibbles Woodaway," a giant blue termite, promotes the extermination acumen of New England Pest Control.

  • Mystery Tower of Newport

    Mystery Tower of Newport

    Newport, Rhode Island

    Did stone-stacking Vikings erect this knobby tower? Or perhaps the Knights Templar, or globe-trotting Chinese? It endures as one of America's oldest and most mysterious attractions.

  • Fighting Seabee Statue

    Fighting Seabee Statue

    North Kingstown, Rhode Island

    Rhode Island's other giant insect, this bee in a sailor's cap is ready for action.

  • The Feet and the Wave

    The Feet and the Wave

    Newport, Rhode Island

    A bronze sculpture of feet sticking out of a breaking wave; a popular photo-op.

  • JFK's Rejected Grave Slab

    JFK's Rejected Grave Slab

    Newport, Rhode Island

    A slab that didn't make the cut for JFK's Arlington National Cemetery memorial survives.

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