Rhode Island State Hospital for Mental Diseases (former): Welcome Arnold Building – Cranston RI

City:
Cranston, RI

Site Type:
Education and Health, Civic Facilities, Hospitals and Clinics

New Deal Agencies:
Public Works Funding, Public Works Administration (PWA)

Completed:
1936

Designer:
Oresto DiSaia

Description

A two-story Colonial Revival building on a high basement. Like its neighbor, the Jonathan Arnold Building, it was designed by Oresto Disaia. Unlike its neighbor, it remains unaltered, making the two no longer identical. The building is currently vacant.

Source notes

Pages 15 & 18, Rhode Island: State-Owned Historic Properties (Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission, 1989)

Site originally submitted by John P. on February 18, 2014.

Location Info


25 East Street
Cranston, RI 02920

Coordinates: 41.7385228, -71.46355

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