King Solomon conscripted laborers1 from all Israel--thirty thousand men.
References for 1 Kings 5:13
He sent them off to Lebanon in shifts of ten thousand a month, so that they spent one month in Lebanon and two months at home. Adoniram2 was in charge of the forced labor.
References for 1 Kings 5:14
Solomon had seventy thousand carriers and eighty thousand stonecutters in the hills,
as well as thirty-three hundred foremen3 who supervised the project and directed the workmen.
References for 1 Kings 5:16
At the king's command they removed from the quarry4 large blocks of quality stone5 to provide a foundation of dressed stone for the temple.
References for 1 Kings 5:17