Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

In the aerial, Classical and Central High schools can be seen. Classical High School, located on Westminster Street, was founded in 1843. The building that stands today was completed by 1970 and is one of the few buildings in the area created in the Brutalist architectural style. Also seen here is Central High School which is located on Fricker Street.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classical_High_School

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This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Building Type

High School

Building Style

Brutalism

Subject Headings

Aerial photography in city planning -- Rhode Island -- Providence;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Street Address

770 Westminster Street

Keywords

aerial; high school

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