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Garrison Dam intake portals under construction, Garrison, N.D.
Garrison Dam intake portals under construction, Garrison, N.D.
TitleGarrison Dam intake portals under construction, Garrison, N.D.
Date of Original1950?
DescriptionThe intake tubes for the hydroelectric powerplant are visible at center. The construction storage and administration facilities are to the just left of center. The Missouri River is in the background.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectAerials
Subject (LCTGM)Construction
Construction equipment
Progress photographs
Dams
Sheds
Rivers
Dam construction
LocationGarrison Dam (N.D.)
Missouri River
Decade1950-1959
Item NumberB0812
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Transcription"2. Upstream portals of the tunnels at Garrison Dam and the foundation for the intake structure are shown on this aerial photo. Finished section of the embankment over the tunnel area is shown in the center of the picture. At lower left are the Contractors storage yards, batching plant and field offices"--Typewritten on piece of paper affixed to back of photograph.
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 CollectionState Historical Society of North Dakota Photograph Collection B
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (B0812)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDB0812
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