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Date

6-1-1978

Description

Aerial image of Roger Williams University in Bristol, Rhode Island when the school was still called Roger Williams College. In 1956 the college purchased this waterfront land in Bristol and became a two-year institution named Roger Williams Junior College until 1992 when it was renamed Roger Williams University.

Notes

Bibliography: "History & Traditions." Roger Williams University, 2015. www.rwu.edu/about/who-we-are/history-traditions. Accessed 24 Nov. 2015. Jordy, William H. "Buildings of Rhode Island" Oxford University Press, 2004. p. 480.

Creator 2 Role

Architects

Building Type

University Building

Subject Headings

Aerial views -- Roger Williams Junior College (Bristol, RI); Waterfronts -- Rhode Island; Urban universities and colleges -- Rhode Island

Country Name

United States

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Bristol

Street Address

1 Old Ferry Rd

Keywords

universities, waterfront, aerial, Bristol

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