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Spring 4-1-1999


This south looking aerial view, photographed in the late 1990’s, shows South Providence neighborhood of Providence and a bit of Cranston. The two water bodies seen center frame are Mashapaug Pond and Spectacle Pond (left to right). To the east is Roger Williams Park, and to the north (bottom center frame) is the Cranston St. Armory. State Highway 10 and 6 interchange at the lower right, with Rt. 10 curving across the picture plane and connecting with Interstate 95 just east of Mashapaug Pond (center left).


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Aerial photography in city planning - Rhode Island - Providence;

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United States

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Rhode Island

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aerial; Providence;