Limestone Lives pays tribute to the skill and dedication of the men and women who work with stone. It combines 79 striking fine art photographic images with engaging oral histories, representing a range of voices of the workers themselves. We hear from sculptors, drill runners, stone polishers, planermen, forklift operators, a union leader, and the president of a stone company. The book also features brief descriptions of the regions stone companies, a map locating Indiana quarries and stone mills, and a look at how the industry has changed over the years.
Author: Katherine Ferrucci
Publisher: Quarry Books