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Fiskeville. Free Reading Room c. 1840

Information

Title

Fiskeville. Free Reading Room c. 1840

Creator

McCarthy, Joseph E.

Date

Caption

Fiskeville. Free Reading Room c. 1840

Description

Image shows a small building built circa 1840 in the mill village of Fiskeville in Cranston, Rhode Island. There is one door and one window on the facade. Over the door is a sign that reads "Free Reading Room" and there is a small sign on the door frame that reads "ICE". There is a truck parked in front of the building. A man sits in a rocking chair on the side of the building.

Subject Name

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Location

Cranston (R.I.)

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Type

Format

img/jpg

Location in Providence Public Library

Providence Public Library Special Collections

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Rights

Copyright has been assigned to the Providence Public Library. TProvidence Public Library encourages the use of all items in the Providence Public Library digital collections for fair use purposes such as teaching, research, and private study.

Citation

"Fiskeville. Free Reading Room c. 1840", VM005_2_41, Rhode Island Mills and Mill Villages Photograph Collection , Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.

Identifier

VM005_2_41