Slide Title

Union Station

Photographer/Creator

Stone, Carpenter & Willson

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Date

Fall 11-1978

Description

Union Station was completed in 1898 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. During renovation, on April 26, 1987, a fire broke out, eliminating most of the original interior.

Notes

http://www.artinruins.com/arch/?id=stillinuse&pr=unionstation#top1

Woodward, PPS/AlAri Guide to Providence Architecture (Providence, 2003), 104;

Jordy, Buildings of Rhode Island (Oxford, 2004), 39.

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Creator 2 Role

Designer

Building Style

Edwardian

Subject Headings

Union Station (Providence, R.I.); Architecture, Edwardian -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Railroad stations -- Remodeling for other use -- Rhode Island -- Providence

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Street Address

4 Exchange Terrace

Keywords

Union Station; train station;

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