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Guide to the Greystone Quarry Papers SCM0137
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  • Title: Greystone Quarry papers
    Identifier/Call Number: SCM0137
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder(s)
    Date (inclusive): 1984-1994

    Scope and Contents note

    Map, instructions, and photographs (with negatives) from a tour of Greystone Quarry led by Robert Butler and Rixford Snyder in April 1994; a clipping on the quarry, 1984; and a replica of the business card of Jacob Pfeiffer, proprietor of Goodrich Quarry.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Greystone Quarry, formerly known as Goodrich Quarry, was the source for the sandstone used to build Stanford University in the 1880s and 1890s.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Goodrich quarry--California.