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Title
Big Meadows Dam
Contributor
Morris, Marilyn
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1913
Publication Information
Meriam Library. California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Portrait of Big Meadows dam showing that monitors used to sluice fines into the core and puddled it and let it stand until water drained out and "fines" settled into core. "Fines" were consistency of sand.
Big Meadows Dam
Type
Image
Format
85 x 140 mm
Identifier
sc11163
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/20813
Subject
Great Western Power Company
Construction
Dams
Portrait photographs
Portrait photographs--20th century
Construction workers
Place
Big Meadows (Calif.)
Plumas County (Calif.)
Source
sc11163.tif
Relation
original not owned
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection

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