Quarrying Exhibit :
Collection:
Quarrying Collection
Date:
1938
Description:
Picture of Mundt quarry which was purchased from Mattie Mattison in 1934 by Emil Mundt who continued operation for twenty-five years. The quarry employed about ten men. The granite was shipped to a finishing plant in Menomonie, Michigan, what was owned and operated by Emil and his son, Louis Mundt.
Notes:
Picture furnished by John Blatz.
Original print stored in office file.
Catalog Number:
0009.21
Object Name:
Print, Photographic
Print Size:
5 x 7
Search Terms:
Mundt Quarry
Subjects:
Quarries
Granite quarrying
Title:
Mundt Quarry
Kid Tales:
Can you see how large rocks were carried out of the Mundt quarry? Here is a hint. There is a cable attached to a cart sitting on the tracks.
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