Providence Public Library Digital Collections

Welcome to the new online showcase for the collections of the Providence Public Library. Over the coming months and years, we plan to offer more ways to access our collections online. We encourage visitors to learn more about our Special Collections and to visit to view materials in person.

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Recently Added Items

Print Works Station

Image shows the Print Works Station in Cranston, R.I. Two men stand under the Station sign next to the tracks.

East Ave. Station, Natick

Postcard depicts the N.Y., N.H. & H. Station in the Natick area of Warwick, R.I. Freight cars are line behind the Station. Children stand at a…

West Warwick Station

Image shows the West Warwick railroad Station on the Willimantic Line of the N.Y., N.H. & H. Railroad. The two and an half story Station has clapboard…