Washington Monument, stone setting machinery

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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

construction (assembling)
monuments
construction workers
costume (mode of fashion)
machinery
photographs

Physical Description

1 photograph ; 16 x 20 inches

Collection Code

MS008

Collection Name

Casey family papers

Reference Code

MS008.TMP.001.02.012

Places

DC (United States) [national district]

Record Details

Material Type

photographs

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Casey family papers > Thomas Lincoln Casey papers > Graphic works > Folder 2