DEC 1923 THROUGH THE AGES MARBLE STONE DORSET VT QUARRY

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  • Sold Date: Dec 05, 2006
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THIS IS A GREAT FIND (rare to find something like this)-- SOFT COVER BOOK/ MAGAZINE CALLED THROVGH THE AGES, ISSUE DECEMBER 1923. (8TH ISSUE THIS MAGAZINE HAD PRINTED. )

It is in nice condition for age. 11 inches x 8 1/2 inches. Does smell musty,soiling on the cover, and other spots and discoloration from the years , 69 pages.

This is the Throvgh The Ages magazine, Vol. 1, No. 8 published by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MARBLE DEALERS, Gay and Water Streeets, Baltimore, Maryland.

This magazine lists all the stone quarries that were producing and selling marble stone for buildings. It also gives a list of all the types and colors of marble and w they were found at the time.

Many of these old quarries are now quarried out and just a hole in the ground and a reminder of what was a century ago.

LIST OF QUARRIES AND MARBLE MANUFACTURERS (represented in the membership of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MARBLE DEALERS) of this time period:

FLOWER MARBLE AND TILE CO., JAS. T. FLOWER, AKRON, OHIO

REEVES MARBLE COMPANY, ALEX. REEVES, ATLANTA, GA.

HILGARTNER MARBLE COMPANY, A.H. HILGARTNERHILGARTNERHILGARTNER, BALTIMORE, MD.

JOS. B. DUNN AND SONS, INC., CHAS. SCHEIDT, BALTIMORE, MD.

P.B. AND W. MARBLE AND TILE CO., INC, RICHARD T. SALTER, BALTIMORE, MD.

ALABAMA MARBLE CO., JOHN S. SEWELL,
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