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 wide, deep, rectangular frog.

Comments: Cream to buff colored face brick made by this company was very popular. Present day examples can be seen in the Sheraton Palace Hotel in San Francisco and the Oakland Hotel in Oakland. 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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