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Spillway construction, Garrison Dam, Riverdale, N.D.
Spillway construction, Garrison Dam, Riverdale, N.D.
TitleSpillway construction, Garrison Dam, Riverdale, N.D.
Date of Original1953
CreatorSebens, W. P.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA aerial view of concrete pouring operations at the Garrison Dam spillway. The city of Riverdale is in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectAerials
Subject (LCTGM)Aerial photographs
Cityscape photographs
Dams
Dam construction
Spillways
Construction
Construction equipment
Progress photographs
Organization NameUnited States. Army. Corps of Engineers
LocationRiverdale (N.D.)
Garrison Dam (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1950-1959
Item NumberA7125
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Photo by W. P. Sebens, Greater North Dakota Association, Fargo, North Dakota. Negative No. B-8193-53"--Stamped on back of photograph.
"Laying concrete on portion of spillway at east end of Garrison Dam. City of Riverdale in background."--Typewritten on tape affixed to back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryGarrison Dam was constructed from 1947-1953. At over two miles in length, it is the fifth largest earthen dam in the world.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection A
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (A7125)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDshA7125
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