Slide Title

Woonsocket Village

Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

Housing in Woonsocket Village. This affordable housing project was constructed in the 1970s as part of the new Social Flatlands. The project replaced multifamily homes that and mills that had fallen into a state of disrepair since the late 19th century.

Notes

Fortin, Marcel P. Woonsocket, Rhode Island: A Centennial History 1888-1988. (Woonsocket Centennial Committee, 1988). pp. 181

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Photographer

Subject Headings

Urban Renewal; Housing -- Low-income Housing -- Rhode Island -- Woonsocket;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Woonsocket

Keywords

housing, low-income housing, urban renewal, snow, affordable housing

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