Here we see how the former Chinese Wall of train tracks had prevented the downtown development from reaching the capital. The center of the city is essentially a parking lot along the parameter of the downtown financial district. What we see is the future development of the Capital Center.
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Aerial photography in city planning -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Urban renewal -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Urban transportation -- Rhode Island -- Providence; City planning -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Land use, Urban -- Rhode Island -- Providence; United States Highway 95 (Rhode Island); Capital Center (Providence, R.I.); Providence, R.I. -- Buildings, structures, etc.; Providence Place Mall (Providence, R.I.) Rhode Island State House (Providence, R.I.); Waterplace Park (Providence, R.I.); Dunkin Donuts Center (Providence, R.I.)
Smolski, Chester, "I-95, Providence Civic Center, Capital Center (1983)" (1983). Smolski Images. 13.
highways, Capital Center, aerials, urban design, land use, city planning, urban renewal, Providence Place Mall, Waterplace Park, Rhode Island State House, Dunkin Donuts Center, Hilton Hotel (former Holiday Inn)