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Redwood House; East Chimney After Demolition, Bridge Street
  • Chimneys, Clotheslines, Demolitions, Houses, Ruins
  • Image shows the remains of the Redwood House's east chimney after demolition. Houses and clotheslines are visible in background.
Small building
  • Buildings, Clotheslines, Hedges (Plants), Laundry
  • Image shows a small one story building with three doors. Laundry hangs on clotheslines in the yard of the building. A hedge separates the yard from the neighboring land. Original box label read "Gov. P.G.C, 1918-1"
House with porch
  • Clotheslines, Dwellings, Houses, Men, Porches, Women
  • Image shows two people on the steps of a front porch. A man stands in the yard at the foot of the stairs. Laundry hangs on a clothesline on hung above the porch.
Phoenix. Mill House c. 1810-20
  • Automobiles, Clotheslines, Fences, Houses
  • Image shows the back of a house built circa 1810-20 in the mill village of Phenix in West Warwick, Rhode Island. Clotheslines of laundry are hanging from windows in the second story. There is a car parked beside the house.
Georgiaville. Stone Houses c. 1813-25
  • Clotheslines, Clouds, Houses, Stone buildings
  • Stone house built circa 1813-25 in the mill village of Georgiaville in Smithfield, Rhode Island. There are clotheslines of laundry hanging.
Georgiaville. Mill. Detail 1853
  • Architectural elements, Clotheslines, Mills, Windows, Wood
  • Image shows a clothesline of laundry in front of the mill built in 1853 in the mill village of Georgiaville in Smithfield, Rhode Island. Over a window on the first floor, "ZA 1853." is carved in relief.
Lonsdale. Mill Houses. Rear 1860s
  • Chimneys, Clotheslines, Clothespins, Housing
  • Image shows the rear of housing built in the 1860s in the mill village of Lonsdale in Lincoln, Rhode Island. Several clotheslines of laundry are seen.
Newport. Group of Mill Houses 1835-37
  • Brick, Clotheslines, Clouds, Fences, Housing, Sidewalks, Streets
  • Image shows the rear of housing built 1835-37 in Newport, Rhode Island. There are several clotheslines of laundry. A sizable body of water is seen in the background. The buildings are on a road paved with bricks.
Lonsdale. View of Mill Village c. 1870
  • Boys, Churches, Clotheslines, Housing, Roads, Sidewalks, Trees, Utility poles, Villages
  • Image shows a row of housing built circa 1870 in the mill village of Lonsdale in Lincoln, Rhode Island. Laundry on several clotheslines is blowing in the wind.
Lonsdale. Rear View of Houses c. 1890
  • Architectural elements, Children, Clotheslines, Dormers, Housing
  • Image shows the rear of a row of housing built circa 1890 in the mill village of Lonsdale in Lincoln, Rhode Island. There are two children in the grass and several clotheslines of laundry in the background. A small structure that may be an outhouse
R.I State Prison, Providence
  • Clotheslines, Jails, Laundry, Prisons, Trees
Spruce and Acorn Streets, Providence
  • Clotheslines, Dirt roads, Houses, Laundry,