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Coulee Dam irrigation pumping plant and discharge pipes--discharge pipes with Grand Coulle in background

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Relation http://www.lib.uidaho.edu/digital/crbp/ Dam Construction in the Pacific Northwest, to view all visit http://contentdm.lib.uidaho.edu/cdm4/browse.php?CISOROOT=%2Fcrbproj
Title Coulee Dam irrigation pumping plant and discharge pipes--discharge pipes with Grand Coulle in background
Creator Pomeroy, F.B.
Date 1950-09-24
Description The exposed portions of the pumping plant discharge pipes gleam brightly in the sun with their coat of aluminum paint. Symbolic of the entire Columbia Basin Project--this picture shows Coulee Dam holding back the waters of the Columbia River forming Lake Roosevelt. The water there held, is now awaiting only the pump installations to start the water flowing through these pipes and to the thirsty acres of the project 60 to 150 miles south of the dam.
Subject Dams--Washington (State)--1940-1950;
Coverage United States--Washington (State)--Grant County Grand Coulee Dam
Source PG 94, Box 1, Coulee Dam Irrigation Pumping Plant and Discharge Pipes, 2 6856
Identifier 94-2-6856 http://contentdm.lib.uidaho.edu/u?/crbproj,1157
Publisher University of Idaho Digital Initiatives Special Collections and Archives, University of Idaho Library: http://www.lib.uidaho.edu/special-collections/
Language eng
Type Still Image
Format image/jpg
Rights Public Domain

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