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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


Images of land for sale 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


Images of Constitution Hill 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 Boston Bakery 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 429 North Main Street located 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 414-416 North Main Street located 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 369 North Main Street located 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 54 North Main Street in Providence, Rhode Island circa 1912.See also:Preston Collection photographs (GRS5.7c), circa 1920-1930Various postcards of Providence and Pawtucket, R.I., c. 1918-1919


Image of the Phenix Mill and the rear of the Baptist Church located in West Warwick, Rhode Island.Set in the northwest corner of West Warwick, the village of Phenix had its origin when a dam and a cotton mill were built here by the Roger Williams…


Image of the Manton Mills located in Providence, Rhode Island.


Images 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 the Lymansville Mills located in North Providence, Rhode Island. Auguste Albert Sack was born in Hansfelde,ix Germany, in 1843. As a young man he completed four years of professional schooling that included training in the worsted and woolen…


Image of the Greystone Mills located in North Providence, Rhode Island.The area later known as Greystone was initially the site of the Cooper Farm, one of five large farms that dominated the North Providence economy during the late eighteenth…


Image of the Interlaken Mill located in Coventry, Rhode Island. The Arkwright Company of Coventry, R.I. began in 1810 as a textile mill owned by James DeWolf. Two mill buildings were constructed, one of which burned down in 1851. With the…


Image of the Hope Mills (Goddards - 1844-1871) located in Scituate, Rhode Island.The Hope Mill complex, built on the North Branch of the Pawtuxet River over more than a century, consists of three large inter-connected stone and brick buildings and…


Image of the rear of the Globe Mills located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Thomas Arnold, Thomas Paine and Marcel Shove started the Globe Manufacturing Company in 1827 which went bankrupt two years later, and was acquired by George Ballou in 1864 who…


Image of the Eagle Mills (erected in 1820) located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. The Eagle Mill was established in 1831 and occupied a site between Clinton Street and the river just south of the Providence & Worcester Railroad Bridge in the area…


Image of the Dyverville Mill located in Providence, Rhode Island.


Image of the Cumberland Mills located in Cumberland, Rhode Island.


Image of the Clyde Mills located in West Warwick, Rhode Island.

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