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View of a Harbor
  • Aerial photograph, Aerial views, Harbors, Piers & towers, Water towers
  • Aerial view of an industrial area near residential streets. Two piers extend into a harbor. A water tower sits near the harbor.
Beam Engine
  • Boat engines, Piers & wharves, Steamboats, Steam engines, Water towers
  • Image shows a beam engine on the deck of a steamboat. A water tower and wharves are visible in background.
Water Tank, north of Pascoag
  • Water Tank, north of Pascoag
  • Railroad tracks, Water towers
  • Image shows a water tank on the Providence and Springfield Line, north of the Burrillville village of Pascoag. A train is passing by on the tracks in front of the water tower. Men stand around the train on both sides of the tracks.
Victoria Mills
  • Image shows the Victoria Mill in Johnston, Rhode Island. The Mill building has a large smoke tower and a water tower. Simmons Brook runs under brick buildings.
Morgan Mills
  • Buildings, Mills, Water towers
Pumping Station
  • Architecture, Towers, Water works
Page 462, South Kingstown
  • Houses, Stone walls, Water towers
  • Clipping of a photograph of the old water tower in Kingston
Sagamore (Motorship) Shore Line at Bristol
  • Boats, Mills, Piers & wharves, Steamboats, Steam engines, Water towers
  • Image shows the Sagamore docked at a wharf in Bristol, R.I. Mill buildings and homes are in background. A water tower reads "Cranston Worsted Mills".
Demolition of the Water Works Building, Lower Marlborough Street
  • Demolition of the Water Works Building, Lower Marlborough Street
  • Image shows the ruins of the Water Works building. The demolition site is filled with debris. A water tower is still standing. Cars are parked on Marlborough Street.
Market Square, Providence
  • Market House in center. Business buildings at right face South Water Street. Partial view of College St., with old Providence County Court House at corner with tower and clock. Church tower at left is Benevolent Unitarian Church.
Page 58, South Water Street
  • Page 58, South Water Street
  • Bridges, Buildings, Business districts, Carriages & coaches, Cityscapes, docks, Horses, Spires, Steeples, Towers
  • Images of downtown Providence in different eras, including from the Crawford Bridge and the South Water Street dock
Pawtucket Dyeing and Bleaching Company
  • Buildings, Dyeing, Textile industry, Water towers