Dec 6 Added a new entry for a photo I saw in an office. I place the aerial photo circa 1975
A circa 1975 image hanging in one of the conference rooms of an accounting firm in the Turks Head building.
Dec 6 Added an anecdote from William Dipanni
Built 1864, photos starting Feb 2004. Part of the Wanskuck Mill villiage, now used for small businesses. Related to the Hall across the street and several company-built row houses along Branch Avenue nearby. Part of the Wanskuck Mill Villiage National Register District. 711, 715, 745, & 765 Branch Avenue, Providence.
Dec 6 Added an anecdote from Annette Angeli
Built 1867. A. & L. Tirocchi operated as a dress making shop from 1915 to 1947. Restoration and photos started 2011 for affordable condominiums.
Dec 6 Added an anecdote from Jon Howard
Built 1963 and torn down for the construction of the RI Convention Center and Westin Hotel, late 1990s. Philemon E. Sturges, architect.
Dec 5 Added an anecdote from Rebecca J Varley
Several family owned chinese restaurants want to hear from you about your memories and experiences at their fine establishments.
Dec 5 Added an anecdote from Executive during renovation
Built circa 1970, photos starting 2006. Allen O’Hara architects. 13 stories, 275 rooms.
Dec 5 Added an anecdote from jj partridge
Built 1906-1908, closed 1981. Photos from various times. The west entrance is at 101 North Main St. The east entrance is towards the waterfront from Gano Street, behind East Side market.
Dec 5 Added an anecdote from Elizabeth Palm
Rt 6 and Rt 177, Dartmouth, Mass. Founded circa 1890, vacant since 1987 with photos starting April 2006. In decay and attacked by large fires for the past 15 years, and many redevelopment plans have come and gone without major change
Dec 5 Added an anecdote from Bill Gannon
A beloved amusement park that tried to stand the test of time and Six Flags type parks, 1886 – 1979. The Looff Carousel on the National Register of Historic Sites and Places in 1976.
Dec 5 Added an anecdote from Lisa E.
Built c1793-1847, photos starting from July 2005. HABS/HAER photo from 1958. Currently one of the oldest standing buildings in Providence.
Dec 5 Added a little more information and an anecdote from Daniel
Oct 17 Added an anecdote from Pat C
Built 1908 to 1910. Vacant since ?? For Sale and lacking much action, located right next door to the renovated Foundry.
Oct 17 Added an anecdote from John Damon
Built 1905, demolished 1912. Postcards from various dates. Originally located along the water in E. Providence.
Aug 16 Added an anecdote from Al Barkley
Aug 16 Added an anecdote from Rich B
Built ??, vacant Since 2000. Photos since May 2004. A former nightclub under many different names – demolished winter 2011.
Aug 16 Added an anecdote from Michelle
Built 1930s?, photos starting April 2004.