This historic map of Providence, Rhode Island was created in 1894 by J.R. Chapin. The map shows a bird’s eye view of the city as it used to be, including bustling streets and old landmarks.
The map was originally published in the Providence Sunday Journal on February 3, 1895. It was created to highlight the creation of the new railroad station and state house.
This historic map of Providence has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the restored map are available here.
This vintage map of Providence makes an attractive addition to your office, library, or den, and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy of the restored map.