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Date

1-1-1979

Description

The Exchange Bank Building, pictured here in 1979, is a commercial building in the Queen Anne style. The brick building featured granite trim typical of commercial buildings, and was rehabilitated as part of the Fleet Center complex in the 1980s on its western side.

Notes

Bibliography: Jordy, William H, Ronald J. Onorato, and William M. K. Woodward. Buildings of Rhode Island. Oxford: New York, 2004, pp. 49-50. Woodward, William McKenzie. PPS/AlAri Guide to Providence Architecture. Providence, RI: Providence Preservation Society, 2003, pp. 103.

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Creator 2 Dates

1888

Creator 2 Role

Architectural Firm

Building Type

Commercial

Building Style

Queen Anne

Themes

Urban Development

Subject Headings

Architecture, Queen Anne; City blocks -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Downtown districts -- Rhode Island -- Providence; Historic buildings -- Rhode Island -- Providence

Country Name

United States

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Providence

Street Address

59 Westminster St

Keywords

architecture, Queen Anne, street scene, downtown, downtown revitalization

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