The Steel Yard http://ripr.org en The Silver Boom: Life at Gorham & Providence Steel and Iron http://ripr.org/post/silver-boom-life-gorham-providence-steel-and-iron <p></p><p>In less than 20 years, a quarter of the state’s population will be older than 60. &nbsp;In a series we call “The Silver Boom: Aging in Rhode Island” we’re looking at how the state will take care of this expanding older population and how Rhode Island benefits from its older residents.&nbsp; For example, they are the memory keepers, the informal historians of the state’s rich past.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><strong>Gorham Manufacturing</strong></p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 11338 at http://ripr.org The Silver Boom: Life at Gorham & Providence Steel and Iron