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Candoro Marble

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Milani (portrait photograph)

Identifier: SPC 2016.028
Scope and Contents

Albert Milani (1891-1977) was born in Carrara, Italy. He was hired by Candoro Marble as their chief carver in 1927 and worked on many of their most prominent projects over the next three decades. An iconic photograph from his work shows him carving the eagles for the new Knoxville courthouse and post office. in 1932. (portrait photograph)

Dates: ca. 1950

East Tennessee Marble and Quarries Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0470
Scope and Contents Photocopies of newspaper articles concerning the construction of the Knoxville Custom House and Post Office 1871-1874.Two boxes of papers from the late Barksdale Jones and his widow Sonia Jones; 1 box of papers from Marble Outreach days in Knoxville conducted by Susan Knowles. 1 box of papers copied from Finbarr Saunders. 1 box of photocopies of newspaper clippings copied from originals loaned by the Craig family. Extensive papers from Gray Knox Marble and also Candoro Marble. Slides and...
Dates: 1871-1970