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Longitudinal Manufacturing Database for Rhode Island Establishments, 1953 - 2016


This file contains the location of manufacturing facilities in Rhode Island between the years 1953 and 2012. This data was collected from digitized manufacturing directories using the open source software Georeg. For details of this data collection process see the Berenbaum et al. (bdr:841108 and bdr:841109). Berenbaum, D., D. Deighan, T. Marlow, A. Lee, S. Frickel, and M. Howison. “Mining Spatio-Temporal Data on Industrialization from Historical Registries.” Journal of Environmental Informatics. DOI: 10.3808/jei.201700381
This research was supported by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Superfund Research Program of the National Institutes of Health under award number P42ES013660.

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© Copyright 2018 Scott Frickel and Thomas Marlow. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International license


Marlow, Thomas, and Frickel, Scott, "Longitudinal Manufacturing Database for Rhode Island Establishments, 1953 - 2016" (2018). Brown Superfund Data Products, Superfund Project: Socio-environmental Cities, Brown University Open Data Collection. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library.



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