Rhode Island Medical Society Building

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Rhode Island Medical Society Building
Rhode Island Medical Society Building, Providence RI.jpg
Rhode Island Medical Society Building
Rhode Island Medical Society Building is located in Rhode Island
Rhode Island Medical Society Building
Rhode Island Medical Society Building is located in the US
Rhode Island Medical Society Building
Location Providence, Rhode Island
Coordinates 41°49′46″N 71°25′0″W / 41.82944°N 71.41667°W / 41.82944; -71.41667Coordinates: 41°49′46″N 71°25′0″W / 41.82944°N 71.41667°W / 41.82944; -71.41667
Built 1911
Architect Clarke, Howe & Homer
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Other
NRHP reference # 84002043[1]
Added to NRHP June 4, 1984

The Rhode Island Medical Society Building is a historic commercial building at 106 Francis Street in Providence, Rhode Island. It is a two-story brick Federal Revival building, designed by Clarke, Howe & Homer, and built in 1911–12. It has a five-bay main facade and a bowed south-facing bay. The main entrance is recessed under a cast-stone entryway. The Rhode Island Medical Society was founded in 1812, and is one of the oldest medical societies in the nation.[2] The building served as their headquarters from 1912 to 2002. The building was renovated in 2010 and is now occupied by Moran Shipping Agencies Inc.

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Rhode Island Medical Society Building" (PDF). Rhode Island Preservation. Retrieved 2014-10-27.