The Butler Did It…

Gen. Ben. Butler, Jonas French and the Cape Ann Granite Company that is.

Quick work by Mark Erwin id’d my mystery  photo as the Philadelphia City Hall. A little more digging turned up precisely what part Cape Ann granite played in this building.

The following image is from:

“Philadelphia’s City Hall,”

By Allen M. Hornblum, George J. Holmes, page 110

thebutlerdidit

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