L'Union Saint Jean-Baptist d' Amerique (NRIS 100002194)
1 Social St.,
Rhode Island. County/parish: Providence.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
March 12, 2018.
- L'Union Saint Jean-Baptist d'Amerique (Woonsocket, Rhode Island)
- The L'Union Saint Jean-Baptiste d'Amerique is a historic building at 1 Social Street in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Built in 1926, it housed a fraternal benefit society for French Canadian Roman Catholic immigrants for many years, serving a significant immigrant population in the community. The building is also a prominent example of Classical Revival architecture, designed by a French Canadian immigrant architect, Walter Fontaine. The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2018.
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100002194