Map of Providence


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Map of Providence
Boston Public Library

This map shows seven tool and machinery factories, six woolen (worsted) mills, and five fine jewelry-related businesses, a snapshot of industrial Providence. The vignettes at the bottom depict Corliss Steam Engine Works and Nicholson File Company, which at the time were the largest factories of their type in the world.


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