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Placing Concrete

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Title Placing Concrete
Description Placing Concrete Consolidated Builders, Inc.'s plans for construction of the dam, left powerhouse, pumping plant foundation, and appurtenant works during 1939 involved the placement of 3,686,362 cubic yards of concrete, distributed according to table on pg. 129, vol. VII of the Columbia Basin Project History.
Relation Part of Western Waters Digital Library: http://harvester.lib.utah.edu/wwdl/; Messrs. Johnson and Erickson selected photographs from photographers Pomeroy, Robinson, and Russell.
Creator United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Subject Buckets (Excavating machinery)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Formwork--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete construction--Joints--Design and construction--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete dams--Design and construction--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete dams--Foundations--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Cooling--Concrete--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete Dewatering--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Expansion and contraction--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Formwork--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete mixers--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Pumping--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete plants--Employment--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete plants--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Reinforcing bars--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Shrinkage--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete storage--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam; Concrete--Testing--Laboratory instruments--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam
Coverage Concrete United States--Washington (State)--Grant County--Grand Coulee Dam site, Grand Coulee Dam (Wash.)
Type photographs
Identifier 40b7v7p128.jpg http://kaga.wsulibs.wsu.edu/u?/banks,2758
Date 11/14/1939 2008
Publisher Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/holland/masc/masc.htm
Source Columbia Basin Project History (Vol. VII, Page 128)-Cage 40, Box 7 of the Frank Arthur Banks Papers, 1913-1957: http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/Holland/masc/finders/cg40.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 Epson Expression 10,000 XL scanner. While 24 bit 150 PPI JPEG also created and added to the CONTENTdm database at the WSU Libraries.
Language English

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