March 2014

Growing up on Fruit Hill

"Growing Up on Fruit Hill in the Thirties and Forties: A Bit of Nostalgia" is a guest blog essay by Bob Black.  Bob grew up in Providence and lived on Fruit Hill from 1930-1948.

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Mills and Mill Villages Photograph Collection

This is a guest post from Spring 2014 intern, Taylor McNeilly.  Tyalor is currently in the MLIS program at Simmons College in Boston.