Rhode Island's largest independent bank has found a new way to attract not only credit card customers, but history buffs.

Since it started its South County Scenic Visa cards in September 1993, the $498 million-asset Washington Trust Co. has issued 358 new credit cards, each with a watercolor print of one of two local historical landmarks.

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