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I have dwelt at length with the Historic Districts of Federal Hill, because of the importance of the dwellings that are still in existence, which are a carryover of the first homes erected in this area. These homes are structures which represent a period of the past, and fortunately, have been preserved to this date. They should continue to be preserved, in order that the fine architecture, the opulence of the era, and the pattern of development of the past, can still be seen, and to the direction that Federal Hill developed, and how it radiated from certain focal points.
Muratore, Joseph R. "The Landmarks of Federal Hill: Historic districts of Federal Hill." The Echo [Providence] 14 Feb. 1980: pp. 15. Print.
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