Photographer/Creator

Chester Smolski

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Date

8-1-1971

Description

Randall Sqare in the midst of its redevelopment after it was demolished in 1971 as part of a large land clearing in order to make room for light manufacturing, commercial development and the Marriott Hotel.

Notes

Bibliography: Leazes Jr., Francis J. and Mart T. Motte. "Providence, the Renaissance City." Northeastern University Press, 2004, pp. 58.

Themes

Urban Redevelopment

Subject Headings

Land use, Urban -- Planning; Urban redevelopment -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Terrain vague -- Rhode Island -- Providence

Country Name

United States

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Street Address

1 Randall St.

Keywords

urban renewal, urban development, land use, housing, housing needs

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