Providence in Providence County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
Rhode Island State House
Inscription near the dome
Location. 41° 49.87′ N, 71° 24.894′ W. Marker is in Providence, Rhode Island, in Providence County. Marker is on Smith Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 90 Smith Street, Providence RI 02904, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Snow Town Riot 1831 (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Century to Statehood (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Site of Hardscrabble Riot 1824 (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Thoroughfare Town (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gabriel Bernon (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Shelter for Persons Distressed (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Original Water Supply (approx. ¼ mile away); A Howling Wilderness (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Providence.
Regarding Rhode Island State House. State Capitol
Designed by McKim, Mead and White in 1891-92 of white Georgian marble. Considered to have the fourth largest self-supported marble dome in the world. (The other three are St Peter's Basilica, the Minnesota State Capitol and the Taj Mahal). Important architectural landmark. Building contains original
Also see . . . Rhode Island State House - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 26, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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