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Title
Imhoff tank under construction
Creator
Unknown
Contributor
Flaherty, John Melvin (collector)
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-1945
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
Flaherty Collection - Japanese Internment Records
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph shows an Imhoff tank used for the reception and processing of sewage under construction near the Heart Mountain Relocation Center.
Caption on album page: "Deep below the sod of Heart Mountain Relocation Center, once pounded by buffalo herds, rise the forms of reinforced concrete to house Imhoff or sanitary tank." UNITED STATES ARMY ENGINEERS PHOTO
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Scanned with Microtek Scanmaker 1000XL Pro; as a 600 dpi TIFF image in 8-bit Grayscale. Auto Level image processing applied and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS3.
8 x 10 in.
Extent
8 x 10 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/fla/id/191
Language
English
Subject
Relocation camps
Sanitation
Septic tanks
Sewerage
Waste disposal facilities
Forced migration
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.)
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
World War II, 1939-1945--Japanese Americans
Place
Cody
Wyoming
Powell
Source
Flaherty Collection: Japanese Internment Records
Relation
Flaherty Collection: Japanese Internment Photograph Album

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