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Title granite quarry rock
Catalog Number 2009.1.002
Description Railroad tracks leading from the quarry to the water where the barge is waiting to be loaded with the stone. Some of the Swan's Island stones paved the streets of New York City and their buildings were built from the stones.
Subjects Quarrying
Barges
Railroad rails
Collection Gwen May Collection
Accession number 2009.1.
Caption Railroad tracks
Catalog date 2010-10-09
Catalog type Standard
Cataloged by May, Gwen
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Classification Railroads
Imagefile 001\MayGwen002.JPG
Number of images 1
Object Name Print, Photographic
Old ID number May-Gwen-002
Search Terms quarry rails
quarry stones
Quarry Wharf
Minturn, Maine
Swan's Island, Maine