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Smokestacks
  • Smokestacks
  • Chimneys, People, Smokestacks, Trees
  • Image of a small group of people sitting on a stone wall at the base of tall brick chimneys or smokestacks. Original box label read "Exeter, 1914".
Fire Truck, Newport
  • Fire engines, Smokestacks
  • Photograph shows three men standing around a steam pumper fire engine. Smoke is pouring from smokestack and water leaks from bottom of engine.
Clambake
Clambake (Item)
  • A group of men place a layer of canvas tarp over a firepit for a clambake. A smokestack is visible in the background.
Field
Field (Item)
  • Image of a field with buildings, including a smokestack, seen in the background.
Business center - west
  • Carts & wagons, Cityscapes, Commercial facilities, Smokestacks
  • Rooftop view of buildings in the business district in Pawtucket. Horse drawn wagons are seen on the street. Church steeples and mill smokestacks are seen above other buildings in the background.
Providence River downtown
  • Automobiles, Bodies of water, Bridges, Buildings, Cityscapes, Commercial facilities, Signs (Notices), Smokestacks
  • companies with smokestacks prominent.
Page 5, Acorn Street
  • Factories, Smokestacks
424-426 Benefit
  • Duplexes, Houses, Streets, Smokestacks
Steamer Larchmont
  • Full length view of steamboat Larchmont travelling in open water. Coal smoke is seen coming from its smokestacks. A lighthouse is visible in the background, possibly Pomham Rocks.
Narragansett Electric Co.
  • Buildings, Industrial facilities, Public utility companies, Smokestacks
Narragansett Electric Co.
  • Buildings, Electric lines, Industrial facilities, Public utility companies, Smokestacks
Narragansett Electric Lighting Co.
  • Buildings, Industrial facilities, Public utility companies, Smokestacks