Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

Clustered apartment housing in Central Falls was necessary to accommodate a rapidly growing population at the turn of the twentieth century. The population boom was due to a booming textile industry.

Notes

http://www.centralfallsri.us/AboutCF.htm

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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

Triple-decker

Subject Headings

Neighborhood -- Rhode Island -- Central Falls; Rental housing -- Rhode Island -- Central Falls; City planning -- cluster housing

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Central Falls

Keywords

Central Falls, RI; street scene; housing, cluster

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