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Slate quarry, Monson, Maine

PC001.04.01.USME.0585.0010.001 (RS220785)

Description

A vertical view of a slate quarry showing a series of ladders and ramps leading down into the quarry and workers with carts and tools working on various levels. A group of men stand or sit near the top.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
c. 1875
Physical Description
1 stereograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314218
Reference Code
PC001.04.01.USME.0585.0010.001

Record details

Descriptive Terms
block and tackle
carts
ladders
quarries (extracting complexes)
ramps
slate (rock)
stonecutters
Material Type
stereographs
Places
Monson (Piscataquis county, Maine)

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