Terminal Building, 184 Kinsley Avenue & 11-25 Terminal Way, Providence, Providence County, RI
184 Kinsley Avenue & 11-25 Terminal Way, Providence, RI
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS RI-412
Building/structure dates: 1917 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1985 subsequent work
Significance: The Terminal Building is significant for its associations with the development of the Provisions Warehouse District of Providence. It was constructed in 1917 by the Merchants' Cold Storage & Warehouse Company to supplement the dry storage capacity of its neighboring cold storage facility. The building is also significant as an example of work by noted local engineers Jenks & Ballou, and builders Willmarth-MacKillop, Inc.
Jenks & Ballou
Brewster, Robert, Photographer
Avery, Nicolas C., Historian
Olausen, Stephen, Historian
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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