Title:
Pneumatic Surfacing Machines in Operation
Town:
Barre
County:
Washington
State:
Vermont
Date:
1920
Description:
Image shows the inside of a wood-framed cutting shed where granite is cut and milled into final products. In this image, two men, wearing no protective gear, except gloves and aprons, are using large air-powered tools to finish granite blocks that might be for monuments or headstones. There is a ladder and large air ducts in the background.
Filename:
LS02216_000.jpg
Size:
2884 x 2239 pixels; 4531433 bytes
Original Filename:
Quarry14.JPG
Keywords:
Business; Quarries; Granite; People; Quarries and quarrying; Buildings; Culture; Earth Materials; Geology; Granite; Granite industry and trade; Human Activity; Human Constructs; Industrial buildings; Machinery; Men; Nature; People; Rocks; Rocks,Igneous; Stone polishing machinery; Wooden-frame buildings; Work;
Source:
Vermont Historical Society
Submitted By:
Jens Hilke
Submitted On:
2004-04-12
Original Media:
Photograph
Times viewed:
3243
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