Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College


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Located on Columbia Point, this is the view of Boston from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library. Before being redeveloped the site had been a garbage dump. In this view of the Boston skyline are notable skyscrapers (left to right) The Prudential Tower (1964), Hancock Place (1976), and the Berkeley Building (1947).



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Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, MSS-0041, Special Collections, James P. Adams Library, Rhode Island College.


skyline, cityscape, waterfront, architecture