General Ice Cream Corporation Building

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General Ice Cream Corporation Building
General Ice Cream Corporation Building is located in Rhode Island
General Ice Cream Corporation Building
Location 485 Plainfield St., Providence, Rhode Island
Coordinates 41°48′47″N 71°27′19″W / 41.81306°N 71.45528°W / 41.81306; -71.45528Coordinates: 41°48′47″N 71°27′19″W / 41.81306°N 71.45528°W / 41.81306; -71.45528
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1915-1918
Architectural style Early Commercial
NRHP Reference # 08000788[1]
Added to NRHP August 19, 2008

General Ice Cream Corporation Building is a historic building at 485 Plainfield Street in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

It was built from 1915 to 1918 and is a "significant example of a factory specifically designed for ice cream production. Its history reflects the early development of ice cream manufacturing and distribution in Rhode Island."[1] The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2008.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 

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