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Image of some of the bathrooms at the State Institutions at the Howard Complex.In 1912, the Reception Hospital (A Building) was opened. With 184 beds it was intended to permit appropriate diagnosis and classification of patients as they entered the…


Image of work at one of the State Institutions located in Cranston, Rhode Island.Plans for a state farm reflect the adoption by the state of Rhode Island of some of the current thinking affecting social services. The selection of a pastoral site…


Image of a loom operator at work at one of the State Institutions located in Cranston, Rhode Island.Plans for a state farm reflect the adoption by the state of Rhode Island of some of the current thinking affecting social services. The selection of…


Aerial view of Pawtuxet Cove, c. 1960.Pawtuxet Village is one of New England's oldest communities. By 1638, only two years after Roger Williams founded Providence, settlers had established a hamlet around the falls and cove where the Pawtuxet…


Image of Pawtuxet Cove located in Cranston, R.I., c. 1940. Pawtuxet Village is one of New England's oldest communities. By 1638, only two years after Roger Williams founded Providence, settlers had established a hamlet around the falls and cove…


Image of hand-tinted lantern slide of a swamp near Spectacle Pond located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also:Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 -…


Image of the Westcott House located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also: Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical…

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Image of the Thomas Fenner House, built 1677, located in Cranston, Rhode Island. The Thomas Fenner House or the "Sam Joy Place" is an historic stone-ender house on 43 Stony Acre Drive in Cranston, Rhode Island. It is one of the oldest surviving…


Image of a tavern located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also: Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical Preservation…

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An image of the Robert Rhode House located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also: Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island…

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An image of Richard Arnold Road located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also: Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island Historical…

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Image of the Coal Mine located at the curve of Reservoir Avenue located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also: Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975…

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Image of the Quaker Meeting House located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also: Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984 Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982 Rhode Island…


Aerial View of Pawtuxet Cove located in Cranston, Rhode Island.Pawtuxet Village is one of New England's oldest communities. By 1638, only two years after Roger Williams founded Providence, settlers had established a hamlet around the falls and…


Image of the Pawtuxet Bridge located in Cranston, Rhode Island.Pawtuxet Village is one of New England's oldest communities. By 1638, only two years after Roger Williams founded Providence, settlers had established a hamlet around the falls and…


Old Furnace located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also:Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982

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Aerial of Narragansett Brewery located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also:Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982


Aerial view of the Meshanticut Interchange located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also:Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982


Fiftieth Anniversary Program of the Knightsville Sunday School (1864-1914) on Phenix Avenue located in Cranston, R.I.See also:Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation…


Image of the Knightsville Schoolhouse on Phenix Avenue located in Cranston, Rhode Island.See also:Cranston: National Register of Historic Places., 1984Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission: Statewide Preservation Reports, 1975 - 1982

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