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Rock of Ages Granite Quarry- Barre, Vermont

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Rock of Ages Granite Quarry- Barre, Vermont

Description

This postcard displays an image of construction workers at a granite quarry. There are some cranes holding large rocks as a man in a red hat directs the crane where to go.

Source

United States

Date

July 19, 1967

Rights

Under Copyright

Format

Language

English

Type

Postcard

Identifier

PC-SS 299

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Card Title

Rock of Ages Granite Quarry- Barre, Vermont

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Printed Text (Back)

Rock of Ages Granite Quarry
Barre, Vermont
The World's largest granite quarry- 350 feet deep. Visitors ALWAYS welcome. Free guided quarry tours daily May1-Oct. 31; plant tours, Mon.-Fri. Tourist Reception Center adjacent to quarry. Souvenirs.

Rock of Ages: Look for the Rock of Ages seal on mountains and markers at the Rock of Ages dealer nearest you.

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User-Added Text (Back)

Weather has been excellent and [-] [-] some beautiful country. Kids are really enjoying this [-] in all these lakes. Just finished touring this quarry.
Love,
Jean

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Postmarked Yes or No

Postmark Location

Barre, Vermont

Postmark Date

July 19, 1967

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Address

Mrs. Stella Schneider and Mum
421 "C" St.
Carlisle, Penn.

Archivist's Comment

RVD April 16, 2016

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Citation

“Rock of Ages Granite Quarry- Barre, Vermont,” FSU Card Archive, accessed October 19, 2018, http://fsucardarchive.org/items/show/4787.

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