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American Screw Company, Stevens Street, Providence, Providence County, RI



B&W Photos

HB1016802
Complex Looking East, Bay State Building On Left

HB1016803
Building 6 On Left Building 1 On Right.

HB1016804
Building 1, Addition (1869) On Left.

HB1016805
Addition To Building 1.

HB1016806
Addition To Building 1 South West Corner.

HB1016807
South East Corner Of Building 1 Addition

HB1016808
Wall Of Court Yard Building 1 Addition.

HB1016809
Roof Of Building 1 Addition Showing Original Factory In Background.

HB1016810
Building 1, Tower Of Bay State Mill In Background.

HB1016811
South East Corners Of Building 1 (foreground) And Bay State Building (background).

HB1016812
Bay State Mill.

HB1016813
Roofs Of Buildings 1, (right) 6 (left) And 2 (background).

HB1016814
West Side Of Building 2.

HB1016815
West Sides Of Building 2 & Boiler House.

HB1016816
East Side Of Building 2.

HB1016817
Building 2 Boiler House.

HB1016818
Building 6, East End Of Building 1 On Left.

HB1016819
Building 6 On Right, Building 1 On Left Foot Bridge Between Buildings Across Top Of Photo.

HB1016820
Roof Of Building 6, Roof Of Building 2 Background Right.

HB1016821
Building 2 Left Foreground Building 6, Left Background, Bark St

HB1016822
Complex From Southeast; Building 2 To Left, Buildings 6 And 1 In Center, Warehouse In Right Foreground, Bay State Building In

HB1016823
Curved Wall On3rd Floor Of Building 1 Addition.

HB1016824
Roof Framing In Building 1 Addition.

HB1016825
Unique Roof Truss Building 1 Addition.

HB1016826
East End Of 3rd Building 1 3rd Floor, (original)

HB1016827
Attic Story Of Building 1 (original) Elevator Tower Addition On Right Side.

HB1016828
Elevator Tower Building 1; Elevator Shaft In Center.

HB1016829
2nd Floor Of Bay State Building.

HB1016830
3rd Floor Of Bay State Building.

HB1016831
Attic Story Of Bay State Building.

HB1016832
Stair Tower Of Bay State Building.

HB1016833
West End, 2nd Floor, Building 2.

HB1016834
3rd Floor Building 2.

HB1016835
Attic Story Building 2.

HB1016836
Boiler House For Building 2.

HB1016837
3rd Floor Building 6.

HB1016838
3rd Floor Building 6, Near Executive Offices.

HB1016839
Safe In Executive Offices Building 6.

HB1016840
Framing Below Skylight In Building 6.

HB1016841
Framing In Bark St

HB1016842
Photo Copy Plan Of Building 1 (original And Addition)

HB1016843
Photo Copy, Plan Of Building 2 And Boiler House.


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Item Title


Location
Stevens Street, Providence, RI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER RI-6
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-1).
Building/structure dates: 1840 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1865 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1873 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1971 demolished
Significance: This site represents a 19th century industrial complex that, at the time of documentation, was little altered by 20th century development.

Subjects
Metalworking
Fires
Brick Buildings


Related Names
Eagle Screw Company
American Screw Company
Morse, Alpheus
Providence Redevelopment Agency
Merritt, Louise McAllister, Field Team
Rivard, Paul E., Field Team
Prycer, Donald G., Delineator
Tilley, Laurence, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Complex looking east, Bay State building on left. Building 1 in middle, roof line and tower of building 2 visible to right, building 2 boiler house on extreme right.
2. Building 6 on left building 1 on right.
3. Building 1, addition (1869) on left.
4. Addition to building 1.
5. Addition to building 1 south west corner.
6. South east corner of building 1 addition. Bridge to building 6 visible upper right.
7. Wall of court yard building 1 addition.
8. Roof of building 1 addition showing original factory in background.
9. Building 1, tower of Bay State Mill in background.
10. South east corners of building 1 (foreground) and Bay State building (background).
11. Bay State Mill.
12. Roofs of buildings 1, (right) 6 (left) and 2 (background).
13. West side of building 2.
14. West sides of building 2 & boiler house.
15. East side of building 2.
16. Building 2 boiler house.
17. Building 6, east end of building 1 on left.
18. Building 6 on right, building 1 on left foot bridge between buildings across top of photo.
19. Roof of building 6, roof of building 2 background right.
20. Building 2 left foreground building 6, left background, Bark St. warehouse on right.
21. Complex from southeast; building 2 to left, buildings 6 and 1 in center, warehouse in right foreground, Bay State building in
22. Curved wall on3rd floor of building 1 addition.
23. Roof framing in building 1 addition.
24. Unique roof truss building 1 addition.
25. East end of 3rd building 1 3rd floor, (original)
26. Attic story of building 1 (original) elevator tower addition on right side.
27. Elevator tower building 1; elevator shaft in center.
28. 2nd floor of Bay State building.
29. 3rd floor of Bay State Building.
30. Attic story of Bay State Building.
31. stair tower of Bay State building.
32. West end, 2nd floor, building 2.
33. 3rd floor building 2.
34. Attic story building 2.
35. Boiler house for building 2.
36. 3rd floor building 6.
37. 3rd floor building 6, near executive offices.
38. Safe in executive offices building 6.
39. Framing below skylight in building 6.
40. Framing in Bark St. warehouse.
41. Photo copy plan of building 1 (original and addition)
42. Photo copy, plan of building 2 and boiler house.


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