Rhode Island State Infirmary Hospital (former): McDonald 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

Description

A three-story, Colonial Revival building built by the PWA in 1936. Like its neighbor, the Bernadette Building, the McDonald Building houses part of the women’s prison.

Source notes

Pages 15 & 19, Rhode Island: State-Owned Historic Properties (Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission, 1989)

Site originally submitted by John P. on February 20, 2014.

Location Info


13 Fleming Road
Cranston, RI 02920

Coordinates: 41.746319, -71.46139

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