Contributed by Monson Historical Society
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Slate Quarry workers posing for annual photo in front of the mill, ca. 1890. Railroad tracks in the foreground were used to transport slate to the mill from the nearby quarry. The first and fourth men from the left are slate splitters, which was a specialty job.
About This Item
- Title: Slate Quarry workers in front of mill, Monson, ca. 1890
- Creation Date: circa 1890
- Subject Date: circa 1890
- Town: Monson
- County: Piscataquis
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 16.3 cm x 21.3 cm
- Local Code: MHS-110-022
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- People associated with manual labor
- Slate quarrying--Maine--Monson
- Group portraits
For more information about this item, contact:Monson Historical Society
PO Box 308, Monson, ME 04464
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