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Placing Diversion Gate

Washington State University Libraries

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Title Placing Diversion Gate
Description This is the final step in placing a closure gate. Diversion and care of the river during construction, and unwatering foundations, was bid by MWAK at $3,500,000, but during the CBI contract the task was relatively simple, and bid at only $727,000.
Relation Part of Western Waters Digital Library: http://harvester.lib.utah.edu/wwdl/; Photographer Unknown
Creator Clifford R. Koester
Subject Diversion weirs--Columbia River; Diversion structures (Hydraulic engineering)--Design and construction--Columbia River; Water diversion--Columbia River; Barges--Washington (State)--Columbia River Gates; Construction equipment; Diversion Weirs
Type Photograph
Coverage United States--Washington (State)--Grant County--Grand Coulee Dam site, Grand Coulee Dam (Wash.)
Identifier 709b1v3p230.jpg http://kaga.wsulibs.wsu.edu/u?/koester,1204
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. 3, Page 230)-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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