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Breakthrough of tunnel seven, Garrison Dam construction site
Breakthrough of tunnel seven, Garrison Dam construction site
TitleBreakthrough of tunnel seven, Garrison Dam construction site
Date of Original1951-01-13
DescriptionA man exits a hole in tunnel seven at the Garrison Dam construction site from the downstream site, and is greeted by photographers and other men on the other side.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectWater
People
Subject (LCTGM)Dams
Construction
Firsts
LocationGarrison Dam (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1950-1959
Item Number00073-023
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"Break thro' of tunnel #7 at Garrison Dam. 1st man to come thro' from the downstream side as mining operation was completed. 1st of 8 tunnels. No. 7 flood control tunnel finished diameter 21 feet, length 1175"--Handwritten on 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 (00073-023)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh00073023
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