Arcade, The

130 Westminster St. and 65 Weybosset St., Providence, Rhode Island

Photos 

The Arcade

1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Laurence E. Tilley, Photographer April, 1958 SOUTHEAST FRONT ON WEYBOSSET STREET.

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

This is a well-preserved example of an early nineteenth century business arcade, and an important, early example of the Greek Revival in Rhode Island. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS RI-206)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 6, 1971
Reference number
71000029
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Specialty store
Current function
Specialty store
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant years
1827; 1829

Update Log 

  • December 13, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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