Providence Public Library Digital Collections

James N. Arnold Image Collection

Collection Information

Description

This collection contains over 1100 glass plate negatives and 201 print photographs created by and/or collected by James N. Arnold. The images in the collection depict scenes across Rhode Island including beaches, farms and landscapes as well as activities and community events such as ice skating, parades, football games and community gardens.

The collection is currently partially digitized. Assorted glass plate negatives and the print photographs remain are available to be viewed at the library.

Click here to view digitized items from the James N. Arnold Image Collection

Two women sitting on the rocks by the ocean. One is wearing a nun's habit and…

Image of a large building with many chimneys in the background. In the fore, are…

Image of a large building with many chimneys in the background. In the fore, are…

Washed out image taken at street-level of a building with a turret or clock…

Image featuring a house with a columned front porch. In front of the house is a…