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General Ambrose Burnside House

314 Benefit Street
Providence, RI 02903
United States

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This house was built in 1866-67 for General Ambrose Burnside after his return from the Civil War, later serving one term as governor and two as senator. The house was described as “one of the finest modern houses in Providence" upon completion.

General Ambrose Burnside House: What's Nearby

Providence, RI
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Saunderstown, RI
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