Carrara

Carrara, a town in N. Italy, 30 m. NW. of Leghorn; famous for its quarries of white statuary marble, the working of which is its staple industry; these quarries have been worked for 2000 years, are 400 in number, and employ as quarrymen alone regularly over 3000 men.

Population (circa 1900) given as 11,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Carpoc`rates * Carrel, Armand
Carpathians
Carpeaux, Jean Baptiste
Carpentaria, Gulf of
Carpenter, Mary
Carpenter, William Benjamin
Carpi, Girolamo da
Carpi, Ugo da
Carpini
Carpio
Carpoc`rates
Carrara
Carrel, Armand
Carrick
Carrickfergus
Carrier, Jean Baptiste
Carrière, Moritz
Carrol, Lewis
Carse
Carson, Kit
Carstairs, William
Carstens, Asmus Jakob

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