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Image of the Aerial view of Crescent Park and Looff’s Carousel, Riverside, R.I. before Hurricane Carol, 1954. The Crescent Park Amusement Park was a bustling old-time amusement park on the shores of Narragansett Bay in Riverside, Rhode Island.…


Image of the cover of the event program for the Washington Bridge dedication on September 25, 1930. The Washington Bridge is a paired bridge carrying Interstate 195 over the Seekonk River from Providence to East Providence. The original …


Image of the covered Washington Street Bridge looking southeast towards East Providence from the Providence side of the bridge. The Washington Bridge was damaged during a storm in 1867. At the time of that storm, plans had already been underway to…


Various aerial views of Crescent Park located in East Providence (Riverside), Rhode Island.The Crescent Park Amusement Park was a bustling old-time amusement park on the shores of Narragansett Bay in Riverside, Rhode Island. The park operated for…


Aerial image of the Rumford Chemical Works building located in Rumford, Rhode Island. The Rumford Chemical Works is significant as an important local industry that produced nationally known products. The limit was founded by George P. Wilson and…


Various images depicting the construction and opening of the Washington Bridge in Rhode Island. The Washington Bridge carries Interstate 195 over the Seekonk River from Providence to East Providence, Rhode Island. The original (southern) span was…