Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

Summer 6-1976

Description

The Senior Care Center located at 31 Prospect St. was originally housing for the elderly funded by the city of Gloucester, Massachusetts. The project was undertaken by Govenor Francis W. Sargent who held that position from 1965-1979.

The site is now operated by SeniorCare, Inc., a grassroots agency for the health and support of the elderly started in 1972.

Notes

http://www.seniorcareinc.org/

http://politicalgraveyard.com/bio/sargent.html

Rights

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

Subject Headings

Elderly poor -- Massachusetts -- Gloucester; Housing -- Massachusetts -- Gloucester; Housing -- Low-income Housing;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Massachusetts

City Name

Gloucester

Street Address

31 Prospect St.

Keywords

elderly housing; federal aid; Gloucester, Massachusetts;

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