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Kansas Geological Survey. Abandoned Pits and Quarries in Kansas: 1990. (Map) S.l., The Survey, 1990. Series: Map; M-24.

Kansas Geological Survey. Bibliography of Geology Online. "This online version of the Kansas Geological Survey bibliography allows the user to search by author, date, index terms, and several other fields to find the references desired."

Kansas Geological Survey. Core Library Index. "The Core samples stored at the Kansas Geological Survey are indexed by County, Stratigraphic Horizon, and Township-Range."

Kansas Geological Survey and the Kansas Conservation Commission. Directory of Kansas Industrial Mineral Producers (Database). "The Directory of Kansas Industrial Mineral Producers was compiled using records from the Kansas Geological Survey and the Kansas Conservation Commission. Individual entries include the company name, commodity produced, address and phone number, the type of operation, and the legal description for each operation."

Karr, Ronald Dale. Lost Railroads of New England. New England Rail Heritage: No 1, Branch Line Press, August 1997.

Karr, Ronald Dale, and Robert M. Lindsell. The Rail Lines of Northern New England: A Handbook of Railroad History. Branch Line Press, paperback, December 2000.

Karr, Ronald Dale. The Rail Lines of Southern New England: Handbook of Railroad History. New England Rail Heritage Series, hardcover January 1995.

Kay, G. M. "Ordovician Limestones in the Western Anticlines of the Appalachians in West Virginia and Virginia Northeast of the New River," Geol. Soc. America Bull., v. 67, no. 1, 1956. pp. 55-106.

Keels, Thomas H. Philadelphia Graveyards and Cemeteries. Arcadia Publishing, August 11, 2003, 128 pp., ISBN-10: 073851229X, ISBN-13: 978-0738512297. (Pennsylvania, USA)

Kehoe, Michael. Rock Quarry Book, Lerner Publishing Group, April 1981. ISBN: 0876141424 (Recommend Age Range: 5 to 9. This books pictorially starts in the quarry and ends with the finished buildings and memorials.)

Keister, Douglas. Stories in Stone: A Field Guide to Cemetery Symbolism and Iconography. Gibbs Smith, Publisher, April 5, 2004, 256 pp., ISBN-10: 1567317766, ISBN-13: 978-1586853211.

Keith, Arthur. Description of the Asheville Quadrangle (North Carolina-Tennessee). U.S. Geol. Survey Geological. Atlas, Folio 116, 1904. 10 pp.

Keith, Arthur. Description of the Cranberry Quadrangle (North Carolina-Tennessee). U.S. Geological Survey Geological Atlas, Folio 90, 1903.

Keith, Arthur. Description of the Morristown Quadrangle (Tennessee). U.S. Geological Survey Geological Atlas, Folio 27, 1896.

Keith, Arthur. Description of the Mount Mitchell Quadrangle (North Carolina-Tennessee). U.S. Geological. Survey Geological. Atlas, Folio 124, 1905.

Keith, Arthur. Description of the Nantahala Quadrangle (North Carolina-Tennessee). U.S. Geol. Survey Geological. Atlas, Folio 143, 1907a.

Keith, Arthur. Description of the Pisgah Quadrangle (North Carolina-South Carolina). U.S. Geological Survey Geological. Atlas, Folio 147, 1907b.

Keith, Arthur. Description of the Roan Mountain Quadrangle (Tennessee-North Carolina). U.S. Geological. Survey Geological. Atlas, Folio 151, 1970c.

Keith, Arthur. Geologic Atlas of the United States, The Cranberry Folio, North Carolina-Tennessee. U. S. Geological Survey, Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office, 1903.

Keith, Arthur. Geologic Atlas of the United States, The Asheville Folio, North Carolina-Tennessee. United States Geological Survey, Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office, 1904.

Keith, Arthur. "Geology of the Catoctin Bel,." 14th Ann. Rept. U. S. Geol. Surv., 1892-93, Washington, 1894, part ii, 285-395, maps and plates. House Exec. Doc. 53rd Cong., 2nd Sess., vol. xvii, 285. (Rev.) Science, n. s., vol. ii, 1895, p. 97. (Entry from the Bibliography, The History of the Quarrying Industry chapter, of Maryland Geological Survey, vol. II, 1898.)

Keith, Arthur. "Slates of Little Pigeon River, Tennessee," Geologic Atlas U. S., Folio 16, United States Geological Survey, Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office, 1895. 6.

Keith, A. "Tennessee Marbles," Bulletin 213, United States Geological Survey, Washington, D. C.: Government Printing Office, 1903. 366-370.

Keith, Arthur, and D. B. Sterrett. Description of the Gaffney-Kings Mountain Quadrangles (South Carolina-North Carolina). U.S. Geological Survey Geological Atlas, Folio 222, 1931.

Keathley, Clarence R. "Iron County Brought into Focus" (Missouri), (Ironton, Mo.: Iron County Historical Society, 1976), 135 pp. (Some of the chapter subjects include: chapters on pioneers and leaders, homes, churches, transportation, mines, mills and quarries.)

Kellow, Joseph. The Slate Trade of North Wales. England: 1868.

Kelly, Sue, and Anne Williams. “‘And the Men Who Made Them’: The Signed Gravestones of New England,” Markers II, pp. 1-103, Association for Gravestone Studies. (Connecticut, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, USA)

Kelly, Sue, and Anne Williams. “‘And the Men Who Made Them’: The Signed Gravestones of New England, 1984 Additions,” Markers III. Association for Gravestone Studies.

Kelly's Directory for Warwickshire. 1912. (UK)

Kemp, J. F. "Granites of Southern Rhode Island and Connecticut, with Observations on Atlantic Coast Granites in General," Bulletin Geol. Soc. America, vol. 10, 1899. 278-382.

Kemp, James F. A Handbook of Rocks For Use Without The Microscope. 3rd ed., New York: 1904. (The granites, pp. 33-38; gabbros, pp. 72-74; diorites, pp. 60-62; diabase, pp. 70-72.)

Kempand, J. F., and V. F. Masters. The Trap Dikes of the Lake Champlain Region. United States Geological Survey, Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1893. 62 pp.

Kent, L. E., et al. The Natural Dimension Stone Industry. Department of Planning, Republic of South Africa, 1971.

Kerr, J. R. "The Mineral Industry of Pennsylvania," in U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Yearbook, 1963. Washington D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, v. 3, 1964a. pp. 922-948.

Kerr, J. R. "The Mineral Industry of West Virginia," in U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Yearbook, 1963. Washington D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, v. 3, 1964b. pp. 1165-1186.

Kerr, W. C., and W. H. Description of Quarries and Quarry Regions, North Carolina," Tenth Census, Vol. 10. 1884. 181-186.

Kerr, W. C. The Geology of North Carolina. vol. 1, 1875. 325 + 120 pp. (For building stones see especially pp. 302 et seq.)

Kerr, W. C. Report of the Geological Survey of North Carolina. v. 1, Physical Geography, Resume, Economic Geology, Raleigh, N.C.: 1875. 325 pp.

Kessler, D. W.  Maintenance of Interior Marble.  D. W. Kessler, Research Associate, National Bureau of STandards, Compliments of Phenix Marble Cmpany, Kansas City, Missouri, published by the National Association of Marble Dealers, Cleveland Ohio, 31 pp.

Kessler, D. W. "Physical and Chemical Tests of the Commercial Marbles of the United States," Nat. Bur. Stds. Tech. Paper 123, 1919.

Kessler, D. W., Insley, H., and Sligh, W. H. "Physical, Mineralogical, and Durability Studies on the Building and Monumental Granites of the United States," Bur. Stds. Jour. Research, vol. 25, 1940. 161-206.

Kessler, D. W., and W. H. Sligh. "Physical Properties and the Principal Commercial Limestones Used for Building Construction in the United States," Nat. Bur. Stds. Tech. Paper 349, 1927.

Kessler, D. W., and W. H. Sligh. "Physical Properties and Weathering Characteristics of Slate," Nat. Bur. Stds. Jour. Research, vol. 9, 1932. 377-411.

Kessler, D.W. and R.E. Anderson. "Stone Exposure Test Wall," Building Materials and Structures Report 125, National Bureau of Standards, 1951.

Kesler, T. L. "Correlation of Some Metamorphic Rocks in the Central Carolina Piedmont," Bull. Geol. Soc. Am., vol. 55, 1944. pp. 755-782.

Kesler, T. L. Geology and Mineral Deposits of the Cartersville District, Georgia. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 224, 1950. 97 pp.

Keyes, C. R. "Central Maryland Granites," Stone, vol. xiii, 1896, pp. 421-428 seq. (Entry from the Bibliography, The History of the Quarrying Industry chapter, of Maryland Geological Survey, vol. II, 1898.)

Keyes, C. R. "The Origin and Relations of Central Maryland Granites," (with an introduction by G. H. Williams). 15th Ann. Rept. U. S. Geol. Surv., 1893-94, Washington, 1895, pp. 685-740, with 21 plates. (Entry from the Bibliography, The History of the Quarrying Industry chapter, of Maryland Geological Survey, vol. II, 1898.)

Keyes, C. R. "Some Maryland Granites and Their Origin," (Read Dec., 1892.) Bull. Geol. Soc. Amer., vol. iv, 1893, pp. 299-304, plate x. (Entry from the Bibliography, The History of the Quarrying Industry chapter, of Maryland Geological Survey, vol. II, 1898.)

Khandelwal, Vijay K. and Mulyono Soepardi. Computerized Stone Registration System for the Restoration of Candi Borobudur. Jakarta, Proyek Pelita Pemugaran Candi Borobudur, Departemen Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan, 1977.

Killebrew, J. B.  “The Industrial Progress of The South” (circa 1880) (pdf).  In Frank Leslie’s Popular Monthly, Vol. X, No. 6, December 1880, pp. 642-652.

Front page of “Frank Leslie’s Popular Monthly” Magazine, 1880 “A Tennessee Marble Quarry," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880

Front page of “Frank Leslie’s Popular Monthly” Magazine, 1880

“A Tennessee Marble Quarry” (1880)

“Mica Mine, Bakersville, North Carolina,” "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880 "Cut in a Georgia Gold Mine," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880 “Stamping Mill in the Georgia Mine District," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880

“Mica Mine, Bakersville, North Carolina” (1880)

  "Cut in a Georgia Gold Mine, "
"Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly,"
Dec. 1880

“Stamping Mill in the Georgia Mine District” (1880)

“South Carolina Phosphate Works - Mining Room, Phosphate Mill, Screen, and Crushing of Phosphate” (1880) “View of the Canal at Augusta, Ga.," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880 “Improvement of Charleston Harbor," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880

“South Carolina Phosphate Works - Mining Room, Phosphate Mill, Screen, and Crushing of Phosphate” (1880)

“View of the Canal at Augusta, Ga.” (1880)

“Improvement of Charleston Harbor” (1880)

“Ironworks in Tennessee," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880 “A Rice-Pounding Room," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880 “A Tobacco Sale at New Orleans," "Frank Leslie's Populat Monthly," Dec. 1880

“Ironworks in Tennessee” (1880)

“A Rice-Pounding Room” (1880)

“A Tobacco Sale at New Orleans”
(1880)

Kimball, Fiske. Domestic Architecture of the American Colonies and of the Early Republic. New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1966 (original publication 1922): pp 40-44. (An architectural history; also presents a brief commentary on Pennsylvania's "State House," accompanied by an 1830s drawing of the premises.)

Kinahan, G. H. "The Redevelopment of the Slate Trade in Ireland," Inst. (British) Min. Eng. Trans., vol. 25, 1903. 670-677.

King, P. B., and H. W. Ferguson. Geology of Northeasternmost Tennessee. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 311, 1960. 136 pp.

King, Ross. Brunellishi’s Dome. New York: Walker & Co., 2000.

King, William "On Jointing and Its Relation to Slaty Cleavage," Trans Roy. Irish Acad., vol. 25, 1875.

Kincaid, Peter. Building With Stone: Traditional and Modern. Sydney: Hale & Iremonger, 1991. 128 pp. (Step-by-step instruction manual covering all aspects of building with stone; quarrying, cutting, tools, walls, chimneys, houses.)

Kirk, Arthur.The Quarryman and Contractor's Guide; Or, How To Remove Rock At Least Cost. Pittsburgh: W. J. Golder & Co., 1891.

Klinefelter, T. A. "Lightweight Aggregates," in Gillson, J. L., and others, eds., Industrial Minerals and Rocks (Nonmetallics other than fuels), 3d ed., New York: American Institute of Mining, Metall. and Petroleum Engineers, 1960. pp. 487-495.

Klisiewicz, Bob. "Photographing the Stone: Privacy and Copyright Issues," AGS Quarterly: Bulletin of the Association For Gravestone Studies, vol. 27, no. 4, Fall 2003, ISSN: 0146-5783. (Discusses copyright issues pertaining to photographing cemetery stones.)

Kloberdanz, Timothy J. “‘Unser Lieber Gottesacker’ (Our Dear God’s Acre): An Iron-Cross Cemetery on the Northern Great Plains,” photos by Bob Pierce, in Markers XXII, Association for Gravestone Studies, 2005. (North Dakota, USA)

Knight. (Areal report/reference on building stone in Wyoming), Eng. and Min. Jour., LXVI, 1898. 546. (Citation from Economic Geology of the United States, by Heinrich Ries, 1907)

Knoblock, Glenn A. “From Jonathan Hartshorne to Jeremiah Lane: Fifty Years of Gravestone Carving in Coastal New Hampshire,” in Markers XIII, Association for Gravestone Studies, 1996.

Knoop, Douglas, and G. P. Jones. The MediŠval Mason: An Economic History of English Stone Building in the Late Middle Ages and Early Modern Times. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1933.

Knopf, Adolph. A Geologic Reconnaissance of the Inyo Range and The Eastern Slope of the Southern Sierra Nevada, California, U. S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 110. Section on the stratigraphy of the Inyo Range, by Edwin Kirk, United States Geological Survey, Washington, Government Printing Office, 1918. 130 pp.

Knopf, E. B., and A. I. Jonas. "Geology of the McCalls Ferry-Quarryville District, Pennsylvania," United States Geological Survey Bulletin 799, 1929. 35-41.

Knox, S. Cragin. Mineral Producers Directory, 1985. 20 pp. (Revised, see Circular 2) (The report contains information on the major mineral producers in Mississippi, with emphasis on the clay, sand and gravel, and stone industries.) (Publication of the Mississippi Office of Geology.)

Koenig, J. B. The Petrography of Certain Igneous Dikes of Kentucky. Kentucky Geological Survey, ser. 9, Bulletin 21, 1956. 56 pp.

Koontz, Dean. Beautiful Death: The Art of the Cemetery. Dean Koontz (Author), David Robinson (Photographer), Penguin Studio, October 1, 1996, 176 pp., #ISBN-10: 067086806X, ISBN-13: 978-0670868063.

Korres, M. (Manoles). Apo ten Pentele ston Parthenona. English Title: From Pentelicon to the Parthenon: the Ancient Quarries and The Story of A Half-Worked Column Capital of The First Marble Parthenon, Athens: Melissa, c1995. ISBN:9602040173.

Korres, Manolis. The Stones of the Parthenon. The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, First English edition 2000, Athens: Melissa Publishing House.

Kottlowski, F. E. "High-Purity Dolomite Deposits of South-Central New Mexico," New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Minerals Res. Circular 47, 1958.

Kreimeyer, R. and T.L. Siamisang, H. Kara. The Aggregate and Building Stone Resources of Botswana. Lobatse, Botswana: Director, Geological Survey Department, with the authority of the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Water Affairs, Republic of Botswana, 1990.

Krickhich, Joseph. "The Mineral Industry of Ohio," in U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Yearbook, 1963. Washington D.C., U.S. Government Printing Office, v. 3, 1964. pp. 831-860.

Krüger-Kahloula, Angelika. “Of Shepherds and Lions, of Fountains and Graves: A Lenos Sarcophagus,” in AGS Quarterly: Bulletin of the Association for Gravestone Studies, Vol. 33, No. 1, Winter 2009, pp. 4-5.

Krüger-Kahloula, Angelika. “Tributes in Stone and Lapidary Lapses: Commemorating Black People in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century America,” Markers VI: pp. 32-100, Association for Gravestone Studies. (Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Vermont, USA)

Kulstad, R. O. "Economic Possibilities of Cheyenne Sandstone in South-Central Kansas," In Kansas Geological Society; Southwestern Kansas, pp. 100-102, Kansas Geological Society, Eighteenth Annual Field Conference, Guidebook, 1955. 118 pp.

Kulstad, Robert O. and Earl K. Nixon. Kansas Pits and Quarries. Lawrence, University of Kansas Publications, 1951. Series: Kansas, State Geological Survey. Bulletin 90, pt. 1. 1951 Reports of studies, pt. 1.

Kumar, Rakesh and Anuradha V. Kumar. Biodeterioration of Stone in Tropical Environments: An Overview. Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, 1999. ISBN:0892365501.

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