Slide Title

The Bradford House

Photographer/Creator

Chester Smolski

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Date

6-1-1970

Description

A view of the (then called) Bradford House from Interstate 95 in Providence. Completed in 1966, the building is one of several high-rise towers that was built around the city for elderly residents. As of 2015, the building is known as the Sister Dominica Manor and has also been called Federal Hill Manor because of its location in the Federal Hill District. It stands at 175 ft tall and as of 2015, it is the 15th- tallest building in Providence.

Notes

Woodward, William M. K. Pps/aiari Guide to Providence Architecture. Providence, RI: Providence Preservation Society, 2003. 187. Print.

"The Sister Dominica Manor." Emporis. Emporis. Web. 22 Dec. 2015. .

Building Type

Skyscraper

Building Style

Modernism

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Street Address

100 Atwells Avenue

Keywords

elderly communities, elderly housing, highways, skyscraper, Interstate 95, Providence, RI

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