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Derrick car at the Milford Quarry with carved granite block for exterior of McKim Building

Derrick car at the Milford Quarry with carved granite block for exterior of McKim Building

Item Information

Title:
Derrick car at the Milford Quarry with carved granite block for exterior of McKim Building
Description:
Milford Pink Granite Company Quarry in Milford. Derrick car loading carved granite block for transportation to McKim Building construction site. Photo No. 119 by Edward Stevens, Clerk of Works.
Photographer:
Stevens, Edward F. (Edward Fletcher), 1860-1946
Date:
October 20, 1889
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Photographic print
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Trustees' Library
Series:
Trustees' McKim Construction Photos
Subjects:
Granite quarrying
Building materials
Railroads
Hoisting machinery
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Milford
Extent:
1 photographic print : silver print
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes:
Image from: Public library building Copley Square : photographs of progress of the work August 1888 to Dec. 31, 1889
Image caption: No. 119. Oct. 20, 1889. Derrick car at quarry.
Accession #:
06_03_000122
Call #:
T.R. Cab. 5.4 Vol. 1