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Cleared Reservoir Land

Washington State University Libraries

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Title Cleared Reservoir Land
Description Those who have seen an uncleared reservoir with its unsightly jumble of floating debris and drowned timber can well appreciate the beauty and cleanliness of the Columbia River Reservoir afforded by these thorough logging and clearing operations. The time and expense of these operations made the road along its shores one of the scenic routes in this region. The Columbia has the unique advantage among all American rivers, in that its peak flow occurs simultaneously with the greatest demand on...
Relation Part of Western Waters Digital Library: http://harvester.lib.utah.edu/wwdl/; Photographer Unknown
Creator Clifford R. Koester
Subject Climatic changes--Washington (State)--Columbia River Valley; Lake Roosevelt--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Flood dams and reservoirs Grand Coulee--Washington (State); Flood--Columbia River; Columbia River Reservoir
Type Photograph
Coverage United States--Washington (State)--Grant County--Grand Coulee Dam site, Grand Coulee Dam (Wash.)
Identifier 709b1v2p198.jpg http://kaga.wsulibs.wsu.edu/u?/koester,1034
Publisher Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/holland/masc/masc.htm
Source A History of the Columbia Basin Project (Vol. 2, Page 198)-Cage 709: Clifford R. Koester Papers, 1927-1972: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/holland/masc/finders/cg709.htm
Rights To order a reproduction please see: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/holland/masc/policies.htm , or contact Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections: (509) 335-6691. For permission to publish please contact Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections: (509) 335-6691.
Format Original photographic prints were scanned at 24 bit 3000 pixels by the long side for master TIFF files on an Plustek OpticBook 3600 Plus. Also, 24 bit 150 PPI JPEGs were created with the OpticBook 3600 Plus and added to the CONTENTdm database at the WSU Libraries
Language English
Date 2008

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