Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

An abandoned home for sale on Block Island. The only town on Block Island is New Shoreham, which at the 2000 census had a population of 1,010 people. Of those, about 7.9% live below the poverty line.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Shoreham,_Rhode_Island

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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

Subject Headings

Cities and Towns -- Small Towns -- Rhode Island -- New Shoreham;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Block Island

Keywords

abandoned housing; small towns; vacant land;

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