Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

Named for Congressman Fernand J St. Germain, the elderly high rise was one of two new high rise structures to be built during the 1970s in Woonsocket. It was part of a greater city revitalization that developed the Social Flatlands into the new downtown.

Notes

Fortin, Marcel P. Woonsocket, Rhode Island: A Centennial History 1888-1988. (Woonsocket Centennial Committee, 1988). pp. 200

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Housing -- Rhode Island -- Woonsocket; Urban renewal;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Woonsocket

Keywords

elderly housing, housing, urban renewal, social flatlands, woonsocket

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