During the renovation of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in Milwaukee, WI, a large supply of Italian marble was resurrected from storage and reinstated in the new design, which brought the church into compliance with Vatican standards.
Dedicated to the memory of entrepreneur, Major League Baseball team owner and philanthropist Ewing Kauffman and his wife, Muriel, the Kauffman Memorial Garden in Kansas City, MO, provides a serene setting with limestone and an assortment of vegetation.
In this issue of Stone World, we take a look at several U.S. stone producers. Among them is Quality Stone Quarries in Stigler, OK. The owner of the quarry has transitioned his business through the years to keep up with market demand.