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The Red Pipestone Quarry of Minnesota

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The Red Pipestone Quarry of Minnesota

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This issue appears as a book devoted to The Pipestone Quarry of Minnesota, long recognized as on of the state's most significant prehistoric sites, and now a National Monument adminiistered by the National Park Service. Although scores of articles have been written about the quarry, most of the more important works are widely scattered and out-of-print. This book brings them together, articles from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries that contain basic information about pipestone, or catlinite, and the pipestone quarry of western Minnesota. They present 150 years of observations and research regarding the quarry and its products, including two previously unpublished contributions.

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This issue appears as a book devoted to The Pipestone Quarry of Minnesota, long recognized as on of the state's most significant prehistoric sites, and now a National Monument adminiistered by the National Park Service. Although scores of articles have been written about the quarry, most of the more important works are widely scattered and out-of-print. This book brings them together, articles from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries that contain basic information about pipestone, or catlinite, and the pipestone quarry of western Minnesota. They present 150 years of observations and research regarding the quarry and its products, including two previously unpublished contributions.