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New RISD library
New main library for the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), designed by Office d'A partner Nader Tehrani. The original building was constructed in was completed in 1922 by a firm called York and Sawyer. (John Homer, RISD) John Homer, RISD
Architecture

Banking on a modest renovation

Fleet building is converted into a RISD library

By Robert Campbell
Globe Correspondent / November 26, 2006

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PROVIDENCE -- How do you pour fresh architectural wine into an old bottle? Especially when the bottle is as magnificent as the former banking hall of the Fleet bank at 15 Westminster St. (Full article: 830 words)

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