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Image of Cohen Deli on North Main Street in Providence, Rhode Island.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Various postcards of Providence and Pawtucket, R.I., c. 1918-1919


Image of the Washington Trust building located in Westerly, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of…


Image of the Chamber of Commerce building located in Westerly, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Guide to Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Division of…


Aerial image of the Midland Mall located in Warwick, Rhode Island.See also:Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982Records Created by Rhode Island. Department of Transportation.


Image of two workers at a Richmond saw mill located in Richmond, Rhode Island. Serving Richmond’s eighteenth-century farmers were gristmills and sawmills constructed along the town’s rivers and brooks. In several instances, these early…


Image of a postcard painting depicting the Arcade located in downtown Providence, Rhode Island.Built in 1828, the Arcade is the nation’s oldest indoor shopping mall and remains the historic heart of Providence’s downtown. This beautiful …


Image of the Arcade located in Providence, Rhode Island.Built in 1828, the Arcade is the nation’s oldest indoor shopping mall and remains the historic heart of Providence’s downtown. This beautiful structure with its distinguished Greek…


Image of a postcard depicting the Arcade located in Providence, Rhode Island.Built in 1828, the Arcade is the nation’s oldest indoor shopping mall and remains the historic heart of Providence’s downtown. This beautiful structure with…


Image of the Arcade located in Providence, Rhode Island.Built in 1828, the Arcade is the nation’s oldest indoor shopping mall and remains the historic heart of Providence’s downtown. This beautiful structure with its distinguished Greek…


Image of the Arcade located in Providence, Rhode Island.Built in 1828, the Arcade is the nation’s oldest indoor shopping mall and remains the historic heart of Providence’s downtown. This beautiful structure with its distinguished Greek…


Image of the Arcade on Weybosset Street located in downtown Providence, Rhode Island. Built in 1828, the Arcade is the nation’s oldest indoor shopping mall and remains the historic heart of Providence’s downtown. This beautiful structure…


Image of the Old Slater Mill located in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. In 1793, the firm of Almy, Brown, and Slater hired local artisans and laborers to construct a wooden building suitable for manufacturing cotton yarn by waterpower. Slater Mill became…


Image of falls and the dam at Centerdale Worsted Mill located in North Providence, R.I.See also: Historic and Architectural Resources of North Providence, Rhode Island: A Preliminary report, 1978 April Inventory of the Town and City Archives of Rhode…


Various images of the Greystone Mill in North Providence, Rhode Island, 1909. Greystone was the site of the Coomer Farm in the late 18th century. In 1813, Captain Olney-Angell, Peleg Williams and Materson Latham built a 2-story stone textile mill…


Image of a farm located in Little Compton, Rhode Island.See also:Remembering Adamsville: Oral Histories Collected by The Little Compton Historical Society, Portraits by Serena Parente CharleboisSakonnet Point Perspectives by James C. Garman and…


Image of the Soapstone Quarry located in Johnston, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical and Architectural…


Image of the Indian State Quarry near Ochee Spring located in Johnston, Rhode Island.See also: Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Historical…


Image of the Stagecoach Tavern located in Glocester, Rhode Island. Cyrus Cook’s Tavern, or The Stagecoach Inn c. 1800: A 2-story structure, with two, brick, interior chimneys and several doors in a hip-roofed piazza across the front. It is set…


Aerial image of the Rumford Chemical Works building located in Rumford, Rhode Island. The Rumford Chemical Works is significant as an important local industry that produced nationally known products. The limit was founded by George P. Wilson and…


Image of the Lonsdale Company located in Cumberland, Rhode Island. The Lonsdale Water Power Company, an unchartered corporation founded by the firm of Brown & Ives with Edward Carrington and others, was organized in 1825. The company proceeded…