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Western embankment, Garrison Dam construction site
Western embankment, Garrison Dam construction site
TitleWestern embankment, Garrison Dam construction site
Date of Original1950?
DescriptionA view of the western embankment under construction for the Garrison Dam.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectWater
Subject (LCTGM)Dams
Construction
LocationGarrison Dam (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1950-1959
Item Number00073-009
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Photo no. 8 This recent photo, taken from the same spot as photo no. 7, pictures the west embankment as it appears now. Using earth moving equipment such as is shown in operation above, the contractor will bring the entire west embankment up to its full height of 1875 feet above sea level, or 210 feet above the river bed by the end of the present construction season"--Typed on label affixed to back of photograph.
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionGarrison Dam Photograph Collection 00073
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00073-009)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh00073009
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