C.W. Woodward, Publishers, Rochester
American Scenery Series(left)
New York State Scenery, - Portage
and Vicinity Series (right)
two images show workers at the "Genesee Valley Stone Quarry"
south of Portageville NY. The bluestone from the quarry was used
for a variety of construction purposes throughout the Genesee
Valley. The bluestone in the right hand image is ready to be
loaded onto canal boats on the Genesee Valley Canal, visible
to the right of the stone. Image 63
shows the stone being loaded on to canal boats.