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Title
Keswick Dam
Creator
U. S. Bureau of Reclamation
Contributor
Bond, JoAnne
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1940
2013
Publication Information
Meriam Library Special Collections Department, California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Shasta Dam Digital Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph shows River invasion-- Work on the Keswick Dam halted temporarily when the Sacramento River, swollen by heavy rains, invades the foundation area of the dam which is being built by the United States Bureau of Reclamation as an afterbay structure nine miles below Shasta Dam. After the river subsided, powerful pumps cleared the excavated area of water in a few hours and concrete placement was resumed. The view is looking upstream through the fish trap and spillway sections.
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Type
Image
Format
240x192mm.
Silver gelatin
Identifier
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll27/id/0
Subject
Dams
Central Valley Project (Calif.)
Place
Sacramento River (Calif.)
Shasta Dam (Calif.)
Shasta County (Calif.)
Source
sc20632
Relation
hardrive
Digital Collection
Photographs
Shasta Dam Digital Collection

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