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Construction of intake structure, Garrison Dam
Construction of intake structure, Garrison Dam
TitleConstruction of intake structure, Garrison Dam
Date of Original1951?
CreatorSebens, W. P.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA view of the construction of the intake structure for the Garrison Dam. Vehicles and construction materials are parked in the foreground, and two large cranes loom over the site.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectWater
Work Life
Subject (LCTGM)Dams
Construction
Hoisting machinery
LocationGarrison Dam (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1950-1959
Item Number00073-056
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"B-6096-51 Building the intake structure for Garrison Dam. This structure when completed will be 249 feet high and 540 feet long. It will house the gates that control the flow of water to the eight tunnels in which the turbines will generate one-half million kilowatts of electricity are located"--Typed on label affixed to back of photograph.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionGarrison Dam Photograph Collection 00073
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (00073-056)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh00073056
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