Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

To: hoosiermama

Pentagon, Empire State Building, statue of Joe Palooka. It’s a beautiful type of stone.

I have to say, though, I’m personally biased towards a certain dolomite-limestone known as Hokie Stone...


9 posted on 01/26/2018 7:20:50 AM PST by WayneS (An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last. - Winston Churchill)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 5 | View Replies ]


To: WayneS; NIKK

My ancestors came to Indiana from Prussia. IN at Galveston — Up the Mississippi/Ohio to New Albany IN. They built several court houses, tunnels etc from the stone found in Floyd knobs (where Nikk lives)
The courthouse in Salem is built from stone on the Quary Farm (Washington County)which is still owned by the family. So....


10 posted on 01/26/2018 7:26:03 AM PST by hoosiermama (When you open your heart to patriotism, there is no room for prejudice.DJT)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 9 | View Replies ]

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article


FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson