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5:30 pm

Reflections on the Marble Corridor of Western New England

Aug 17 Wed @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Arrowhead, 780 Holmes Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201 United States
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Historian William Hosley will discuss the history and economic impact of the western New England’s “marble corridor.” As early as the 1780s, western New England stonecutters, discovering high quality marble in the Berkshires and Vermont, soon began exporting artfully finished products to points south and beyond. At its height the marble industry along the Taconic …

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