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Rhode Island State House, 90 Smith Street, Providence, Providence County, RI



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Item Title
Rhode Island State House, 90 Smith Street, Providence, Providence County, RI

Location
90 Smith Street, Providence, RI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS RI-155
Significance: The structure is important as the seat of Rhode Island's state government. It is also important as a monument to the art and taste of its era, as a dominant and handsome feature of the Providence cityscape, and as an example of the work of McKim, Mead and White, an important architectural firm at the turn of the century.

Subjects
Capitols
State Government


Related Names
Brewster, Robert, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. DISTANT VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST, STATE HOUSE AT LEFT IN BACKGROUND
2. ELEVATED VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST INCLUDING STATE HOUSE GROUNDS
3. DISTANT VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST
4. VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST OF STATE HOUSE AND GROUNDS
5. SOUTH ELEVATION FROM SOUTHEAST
6. SOUTH ELEVATION AND GROUNDS FROM SOUTH
7. AERIAL VIEW OF SOUTH ELEVATION AND GROUNDS


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