Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

Clustered apartment housing in Central Falls was necessary to accommodate a rapidly growing population at the turn of the twentieth century. The population boom was due to a booming textile industry.

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http://www.centralfallsri.us/AboutCF.htm

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Building Type

Triple-decker

Subject Headings

Neighborhood -- Rhode Island -- Central Falls; Rental housing -- Rhode Island -- Central Falls; City planning -- cluster housing

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Central Falls

Keywords

Central Falls, RI; street scene; housing, cluster

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