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Identifier ORU_WTXT_021n,140
Title page 12
Relation The Columbia River Highway
Date 2004-06-17
Rights This item is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
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Format Scanned from original document using Silverfast AI 6.0 on UMAX Powerlook III flatbed scanner. Scanned image saved as 16 bit grayscale tiff. 171,479 bytes 8 bit - Gray Gamma 2.2 - grayscale Omnipage 14.0 used to OCR 8 bit greyscale tiff and generate text files for full text access. 16 bit greyscsale tiff edited in Photoshop 6.0: cropped, rotated, reduced in size, levels adjusted for contrast, bit depth reduced to 8 and JPEG created.
Description (Reprinted from American Forestry, August, 1916) The Columbia Highway in Oregon BY HENRY L. BOWLBY Assoc. M. Am. Soc. C. E. Formerly State Highway Engineer of Oregon THE nation-wide campaign for better roads has been responsible for the construction, during the past five years, of many highways that have not only a local interest but also a national importance. The continuance of the European war has added an unusual impetus to the building of trunk highways that will enable Americans to...

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