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Illustration 1: The No. 2 Quincy Shaft-Rockhouse.

[Illustration 1: Illustration of the interior of the No. 2 Quincy Shaft-Rockhouse] with link to larger version of photo.
(Library of Congress, HAER Record)

Questions for Illustration 1

1) What is this building’s purpose? Where is the copper in the illustration?

2) Why is this building shaped the way it is? How does its shape serve its purpose?

3) What do you think it was like to work in this building in the early 1900s?


* Click for a larger version of Illustration 1.

 

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