Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

Spring 5-1978

Description

The Towers in Narragansett are actually the remains of the Narragansett Pier Casino, which burned in 1905. Pictured here are The Towers in 1978, with Ocean Rd passing through. They have become one of the most recognizable structures in the Narragansett community.

Notes

Jordy, William H., “Building of Rhode Island.” New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.p. 371

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

Building Type

Hotel

Building Style

Art Nouveau

Subject Headings

Architecture - Historic Buildings - Rhode Island - Narragansett;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Narragansett

Street Address

35 Ocean Rd.

Keywords

historic buildings; casino; Narragansett;

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