[Granite Quarry on Bear Mountain]

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Newspaper photograph of a granite quarry on Bear Mountain in Gillespie County, Texas. There are two men in the photograph and a large piece of equipment.

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1 clipping ; 12 x 18 cm.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas Cultures Online and was provided by Gillespie County Historical Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 124 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Gillespie County Historical Society

The Gillespie County Historical Society exists to preserve and make accessible the history of Gillespie County. Many of the materials collected by the society come from the county seat of Fredericksburg, which has a deep connection with its German roots. The society is located within the Pioneer Museum in Fredericksburg.

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Description

Newspaper photograph of a granite quarry on Bear Mountain in Gillespie County, Texas. There are two men in the photograph and a large piece of equipment.

Physical Description

1 clipping ; 12 x 18 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • Aug. 30, 2012, 1:01 p.m.

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[Granite Quarry on Bear Mountain], photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth246078/: accessed July 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Gillespie County Historical Society.