Dexter Farm Lands


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Dexter Farm Lands
Courtesy of the Providence Public Library, Avery Lord Aerial Photograph Collection.

The Dexter Asylum farm land stretched back from Hope Street to Arlington Avenue and over to Angell Street. The land was used to cultivate fruits and vegetables and to house livestock including pigs and dairy cows. The dome of the Central Congregational Church is also visible in this aerial photo.


This file appears in: Dexter Asylum