Governor Sprague Mansion
1351 Cranston St, Cranston, RI

Governor Sprague Mansion

1351 Cranston St
Cranston, RI 02920
Governor Sprague Mansion, Cranston
1351 Cranston St
Cranston, RI 02920

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Governor Sprague Mansion, Cranston — The Sprague Mansion on Cranston Street has seen its share of Rhode Island history. It was the setting for the funeral of Amasa Sprague after his battered body was discoveredon New Year's Eve 1843. His murder changed capital punishment in Rhode Island when a rush to judgment may have put the wrong man to death on the gallows. The Bell of Washington Kate Chase and her father. Salmon P. Chase, Secretary of the Treasury (later Chief Justice of the Supreme Court) visited here before she married Senator William Sprague. With all this history and politics and murder at the mansion some say the house is haunted. It could be.

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Governor Sprague Mansion, Cranston — The Sprague Mansion on Cranston Street has seen its share of Rhode Island history.
It was the setting for the funeral of Amasa Sprague after his battered body was discoveredon New Year's Eve 1843. His murder changed capital punishment in Rhode Island when a rush to judgment may have put the wrong man to death on the gallows. 
The Bell of Washington Kate Chase and her father. Salmon P. Chase, Secretary of the Treasury (later Chief Justice of the Supreme Court) visited here before she married Senator William Sprague. With all this history and politics and murder at the mansion some say the house is haunted. It could be.Governor Sprague Mansion, Cranston — The perfect place for your inimate weddings.
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