Searchable database of more than 20,000 former Guinness employees from the 1880s to the 1990s. This is an index to pension records held by the company archives. The Guinness Archive preserves the historical records of the Guinness Brewery at St. James's Gate in Dublin from 1759 to the present.
This slide show (with narrative) covers the history of stone quarrying in California from the California Indians into the California Mission period, the Spanish and Mexican involvement, the quarries during the early California Gold Rush days, up through present day stone quarrying in California.
Browseable surname list of about 2000 employees on State public works projects (canals, roads, bridges, etc), from the State Engineer to the $2-per-day laborers. Posted by the Town of Carmel Historical Society.