View southward to the Colorado Yule Marble Company quarries four miles south of Marble (Gunnison County), Colorado; wooden steps (stairway with railing) leads to upper adits and buildings; crane is anchored to quarry walls with pulley system below on tramway track; refuse or discard piles of marble are below wooden frame mine buildings. The third quarry opening (forward of the crane) is visible following the rubble pile from below that partially covers the ramp going up to the quarry. The facility closed in 1941.
Title and signature hand-lettered on glass plate.; Vintage photographic print. Additional information provided by user. [Chuck Moore]; R7000719968
1 photonegative : glass ; 21 x 26 cm. (8 x 10 in.); 1 photoprint ; 19 x 24 cm. (7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)
Is Part Of
L. C. McClure collection 1890-1935.; L. C. McClure collection 1890-1935, album XI.