Quarrying Exhibit :
Collection:
Quarrying Collection
Description:
August Paveglio Quarry or Peninsula Quarry was purchased by August Paveglio from the original owner, Victor Johnson. The quarry was operated by Paveglio for about thirty-five years. The granite was sold at the Peninsula Marble and Stone Company in Iron Mountain, MI. The person in the picture is Alex Leonhardt.
Notes:
Original print stored in office file.
Photograph furnished by Albert Schaffer.
Catalog Number:
0009.24
Object Name:
Print, Photographic
Print Size:
5 x 7
Search Terms:
Paveglio Quarry
August Paveglio Quarry
Peninsula Quarry
Subjects:
Quarries
Title:
August Paveglio Quarry
Kid Tales:
The granite from the Paveglio quarry was made into gravestones and sold in Iron Mountain, Michigan. The original derrick from this quarry can be seen at the Amberg Museum.
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