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Aerial view of Missouri River at Garrison Dam construction site
Aerial view of Missouri River at Garrison Dam construction site
TitleAerial view of Missouri River at Garrison Dam construction site
Date of Original1950-07-31
DescriptionA view from an elevated area showing the excavation site of the Garrison Dam in the foreground, and the Missouri River in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectWork Life
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Dams
Construction
Excavation
Rivers
LocationGarrison Dam (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1950-1959
Item Number2004-P-01-024
Format of OriginalSlides
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title 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 CollectionJohn and Virginia Craven Photo Slide Collection 2004-P-01
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (2004-P-01-024)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh2004P01024
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