Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

Summer 6-1975

Description

View of Bragga Bridge and Fall River over Mt. Hope Bay. The bridge eased traffic complications between Cape Cod and Providence for only a short time. The commute from Fall River to Providence is still time consuming in rush hour traffic. The bridge is under constant repair, and the new city hall built over 195 on the other side of the bridge is a constant threat and danger to travelers.

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Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Building Type

Bridge

Themes

Urban Development

Subject Headings

Waterways -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Bragga Bridge -- Massachusetts -- Fall River;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Keywords

river; bridges; harbor; traffic flow; waterfront

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