Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

The downtown area of Providence, is the oldest business district in the city. In this area, many buildings can be seen dating from the late Federal and Greek Revival periods. Also seen in this aerial is the Rhode Island State House built between 1891 and 1901 by McKim, Mead, & White.

Notes

Woodward, PPS/AlAri Guide to Providence Architecture, (Providence, 2003) 107.

Jordy, Buildings of Rhode Island, (Providence, 2004) 34.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Urban development-- Rhode Island-- Providence; Aerial photography in city planning-- Rhode Island-- Providence; City planning-- Rhode Island-- Providence; Land use, Urban-- Rhode Island-- Providence

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Keywords

aerial; state house; Providence;

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