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George Blagden, Superintendent of Stonework and Quarries to Thomas Munroe, Superintendent of the City, December 20, 1802

George Blagden, Superintendent of Stonework and Quarries to Thomas Jefferson, September 15, 1806

[Islands from Luss Quarries, Loch Lomond, Scotland]

[Slate quarries, Bethesda, Wales]

Solomon's Quarries, Jerusalem.

2 men inside Solomon's Quarries

Jerusalem (El-Kouds). Solomon's Quarries

Jerusalem (El-Kouds). Solomon's Quarries

Solomon's Quarries, showing hanging pillar, Jerusalem.

Solomon's Quarries

Solomon's Quarries

Solomon's Quarries

Solomon's Quarries

Solomon's Quarries

Solomon's Quarries, plus 3 negs of ancient tomb

Jerusalem (El-Kouds). Solomon's Quarries

Jerusalem (El-Kouds). Solomon's Quarries / American Colony, Jerusalem.

Solomon's Quarries

Solomon's Quarries

Man inside Solomon's Quarries

5 men seated in Solomon's Quarries

Jerusalem (El-Kouds). Solomon's Quarries

Jerusalem (El-Kouds). Solomon's Quarries

Jerusalem (El-Kouds). Solomon's Quarries

Laborers in the stone quarries, Jamaica

Egyptian views; Assuan and Philae. The northern quarries at Assuan

Damascus Gate and environs. Keystone in Solomon's Quarries

Damascus Gate and environs. Solomon's Quarries, showing hanging pillar

Damascus Gate and environs. Entrance to King Solomon's Quarries

Damascus Gate and environs. Solomon's Quarries, showing mode of ancient quarrying

The great stone quarries, Hong Kong, China

Hauling marble from a marble saw-mill to the station - famous quarries of Carrara, Italy [by ox-drawn cart]

The world-famed quarries which have furnished the marble for all of Italy's master sculptures, Carrara, Italy

Cutting granite into building stone, near great Cape Ann quarries, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Karʹer u st. Segezh

Karʹer Kirosskīĭ

Karʹer okolo stant︠s︡īi Kannesemga [Kiappeselga]

Construction of the Haifa Harbor. The Athlit quarries. Exploding of a great blast

Fairfax Quarries Incorporated. Quarry site

Fairfax Quarries Incorporated. Quarry office II

Construction of the Haifa harbour. The Haifa harbour. The Athlit quarries. Locomotives and cranes at work

Construction of the Haifa harbour. The Athlit quarries. Loading a train. Athlit ruins in back[g]round

Construction of the Haifa harbour. The Athlit quarries. Crane raising huge boulder

Construction of the Haifa harbour. The Athlit quarries. Loading R.R. [i.e., railroad] car skiffs

Fairfax Quarries Incorporated. Excavation in quarry

Fairfax Quarries Incorporated. Building materials on support, with truck

Fairfax Quarries Incorporated. Quarry office I

Chickamauga Dam and powerhouse. Reception room, looking upstream. Glass wall at end of room overlooks reservoir; platform raised two steps for better view across deck of dam. Glass wall at left overlooks generator hall; doors at right offer view of switchyard. Niche beyond set of doors, empty at the time photograph was taken, has since been filled in with the graphic display for which it was intended. Floor is terrazzo in large squares; lower part of wall, marble from nearby quarries; everything above is plaster

North city wall above entrance to Solomon's Quarries, Bezetha [Jerusalem]

At the Morse and Whitmore granite quarries in East Barre, Vermont

At the Morse and Whitmore granite quarries in East Barre, Vermont

At the Morse and Whitmore granite quarries in East Barre, Vermont

Air raid shelter at Solomon's Quarries, 1945

Air raid shelter at Solomon's Quarries, 1945

Jerusalem. Solomon's Quarries, interior

Jerusalem. Entrance to Solomon's Quarries

Sandstone Quarry

Granite Quarry

Sandstone Quarry

Granite Quarry

At Granite Quarry

Luck Stone Co. quarry workers, Manassas, Virginia

Luck Co. stone quarry, Manassas, Virginia

Luck Stone Co. quarry workers, Manassas, Virginia

Huge Luck Stone Corporation stone quarry near Manassas (Bull Run) Battlefield in Virginia

Tunnel at the Luck Co. stone quarry, Manassas, Virginia

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company limestone quarry, Tuscumbia, Alabama

Work progresses inside the Colorado Stone Quarries mine high above the aptly named town of Marble in Gunnison County, Colorado

Work progresses inside the Colorado Stone Quarries mine high above the aptly named town of Marble in Gunnison County, Colorado

A worker power washes a multi-ton, freshly quarried block of white marble at the processing facility owned by Colorado Stone Quarries in the aptly named town of Marble in Gunnison County, Colorado

Blocks and scraps of white marble line the winding mountain road leading to the Colorado Stone Quarries pit high above the aptly named town of Marble in Gunnison County, Colorado

Work progresses inside the Colorado Stone Quarries mine high above the aptly named town of Marble in Gunnison County, Colorado

Work progresses inside the Colorado Stone Quarries mine high above the aptly named town of Marble in Gunnison County, Colorado

Work progresses inside the Colorado Stone Quarries mine high above the aptly named town of Marble in Gunnison County, Colorado

An October 2017 aerial view of the countryside, including a small pit quarry, near South Portland, Maine, somewhat inland from the Atlantic Ocean coast

Eastburn-Jeanes Limekilns, On Papermill Road & on Pike Creek Road, Newark, New Castle County, DE

Eastburn-Jeanes Limekilns, On Papermill Road & on Pike Creek Road, Newark, New Castle County, DE

Eastburn-Jeanes Limekilns, On Papermill Road & on Pike Creek Road, Newark, New Castle County, DE

Eastburn-Jeanes Limekilns, On Papermill Road & on Pike Creek Road, Newark, New Castle County, DE