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Construction of the Olneyville Expressway (now Route 6), 1951

5/7/19, 4:05 PM

Aerial view of University of Rhode Island campus, August 27, 1964

4/16/19, 1:12 PM

Bridge negatives (Hussey Collection), c. 1913-1933

2/24/20, 5:47 PM

Broad Street, 1952

5/7/19, 2:56 PM

Bullocks Cove, August 24, 1954 (C#01851, Box 33)

7/1/20, 7:21 PM

Bullocks Point Avenue No. 10, c. 1930

7/1/20, 7:21 PM

Charlestown Breechway, 1952 (Box 58, Folder 10)

5/6/20, 6:59 PM

As part of the test fire pumpers lined up along the Woonasquatucket River on Promenande Street, Kinsley Avenue and in Pershing Square. At 1230 p.m. 89 fire pumpers sent up a wall of water from the river (est. 1,000,000 gallons) to put out an imaginary fire from the heat of the city.

1/25/19, 4:41 PM

Clam alley No. 11 in Riverside, c. 1930

7/1/20, 7:21 PM

Construction and Paving, 1951-1952 (Box, 53, Folder 38)

5/6/20, 3:36 PM

Cranston Street Armory aerial, 1957

5/6/19, 4:34 PM

Crescent Park, August 24, 1954

7/1/20, 7:21 PM

Exterior night shot of the State House after a snowstorm (view from Francis Street), February 23, 1950

5/2/19, 8:09 PM

Exterior night shot of the State House after a snowstorm (view from Francis Street), February 23, 1950

5/2/19, 8:09 PM

First Pouring of Concrete on Louisquisset Pike (Rt 246) in Lincoln, October 6, 1947 (Box 54, Folder 24, Photo 1)

5/7/19, 3:14 PM

Highways: CT, MA, and RI (Box 53, Folder 4)

5/6/20, 4:30 PM

Laying Tar Surface on Route 101, September 29, 1951 (Box 54, Folder 17, Photo 5)

5/7/19, 3:14 PM

M.A. Gammino Construction Company construction project, 1961 (Box 54, Folder 28)

5/6/20, 4:40 PM

Model airplane group, 1948

1/9/20, 4:16 PM

Nooseneck Hill, 1961 and 1970

5/7/19, 2:56 PM

Opening Route 95 at Thurbers Avenue, September 20, 1963

5/7/19, 4:12 PM

Post Road U.S. Route 1 between Westerly and Charlestown, c. 1940

12/4/18, 3:41 PM

President Harry S. Truman addressing crowd at Providence City Hall, October 28, 1948

6/3/20, 6:39 PM

President Harry S. Truman with former Governor McGrath, c. August 18-20, 1946

12/7/18, 8:16 PM

President Truman with Senator J. Howard McGrath, Senator Theodore Francis Green and Providence Mayor Cahir, October 28, 1948

6/3/20, 6:37 PM

Racetrack, c. 1945

1/9/20, 4:18 PM

Road Construction, 1952-1969 (Box 53, Folder 37)

5/6/20, 3:12 PM

Road Scenes and Road Construction, 1938-1955 (Box 53, Folder 35)

5/6/20, 3:18 PM

Route 10, 1950-1961

5/7/19, 4:16 PM

Route 6, 1961-1962 (Box 53, Folder 8)

5/6/20, 3:46 PM

Route I-95

5/7/19, 4:18 PM

Scraper on East Main Road in Portsmouth, March 21, 1956 (Box 54, Folder 45, Photo 5600135)

5/7/19, 3:14 PM

Site of Indian longhouse, c. 1940

5/7/19, 6:56 PM

Sno-Go Dillon's Corners Narragansett Piers, March 21, 1956 (Box, 53, Folder 4, Photo 5600131)

5/7/19, 3:14 PM

State House aerial, undated

5/6/19, 4:18 PM

T.F. Greene on airplane, undated

5/7/19, 1:03 PM

TF Greene Airport and Hillsgrove Airport, 1946-1961

5/6/19, 2:40 PM

Tower Hill Road, October 10, 1952

5/7/19, 2:56 PM

Veterans of Battery B, 1st R.I. Light Artillery, at their monument, Gettysburg, PA, July 3, 1913

5/10/19, 4:43 PM

Washington Street (Box 54, Folders 6-9)

5/6/20, 6:29 PM

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