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Washington Monument, stone setting machinery

MS008.TMP.001.02.012 (RS185815)

Description

One mounted albumen print showing the stone setting machinery used to build the Washington Monument. Nine men are pictured, including four well-dressed men and five who appear to be laborers.

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Details

Collection Name
Casey family papers
Collection Code
MS008
Dates
1880-10-07
Physical Description
1 photograph ; 16 x 20 inches
Dimensions
20x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
286048
Reference Code
MS008.TMP.001.02.012

Record details

Descriptive Terms
construction (assembling)
construction workers
costume (mode of fashion)
machinery
monuments
Material Type
photographs
Places
DC (United States) [national district]
Places (Buildings)
Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Location Note
Casey family papers > Thomas Lincoln Casey papers > Graphic works > Folder 2

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