Architects Andrews, Jaques & Rantoul were hired to design the Riverdale Casino on Francis Street near the Lawrence School. Constructed in 1894, the structure was designed to look like a house. The casino was originally a clubhouse for young bachelors, but later became a family clubhouse.
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Riverdale Casino, Francis Street, Clubs
“Riverdale Casino,” Digital Commonwealth , accessed June 19, 2013, http://digitalcommonwealth.org/items/show/9662.