University of Rhode Island: Quinn Hall – South Kingstown RI

Description

A large, Colonial Revival building, built to house the Home Economics department of what was then known as Rhode Island State College. It is built of Westerly Granite, then the dominant building material on campus. The building, designed by Monahan & Meikle of Pawtucket, was built between 1936 and 1937. It is one of three buildings built by the PWA on campus.

Source notes

Page 39, Rhode Island: State-Owned Historic Properties.  Published in 1989 by the Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission.
http://www.uri.edu/home/about/history_timeline.html

Project originally submitted by John P. on February 15, 2014.

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Location Info


55 Lower College Road
South Kingstown, RI 02881

Coordinates: 41.485273, -71.52851299999998

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