Casa Grande

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This building is referred to as Casa Grande by Colombians in Rhode Island. It was used as a social meeting place for countless Colombians in the Blackstone Valley of Rhode Island. The Colombian-American Society was founded in this location. It is where Colombians lived in the 1970s and 80s while working at Pontiac and Cadillac Mills, which were directly adjacent to this location.

Creator

Photos by Marta V. Martínez

Publisher

Rhode Island Latino Arts

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Contributor

Photos by Marta V. Martínez

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This image is open to Fair Use by school and community groups if the Latino History Project is credited as the source. Commercial use of website materials is prohibited.

Citation

Photos by Marta V. Martínez, “Casa Grande,” Rhode Island Latino History Collections, accessed October 23, 2021, https://rilatinohistorycollections.omeka.net/items/show/260.

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