CALIFORNIA BRICKS


CARNEGIE

Marked face of the  Carnegie face brick

Brand Name: CARNEGIE

Company: Carnegie Brick and Pottery Company

Brickyard Location: Carnegie, San Joaquin County, CA

Operating Years: 1902-1911

Years Brick Made: 1902-1911

Type: Face brick

Description: Company's name is impressed within a narrow rectangular frog.

Comments: Salmon face brick was used on the facades of store buildings. The Carnegie library in Livermore is made of this brick. For more information, see under "Brickmakers" the Carnegie Brick and Pottery Company.


View of the Carnegie Brick and Pottery Company operations, 1908.
From Mosier, History of Tesla, 1998.

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