Strawberry Dam. Sept. 15, 1916. Panoramic view showing permanent spillway, spillway lip, and left abutment of dam, also complete apron showing steel extended for parapet and reinforced apron with cement gun facing
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Plates in: Photographs, Strawberry Dam, Philadelphia Ditch, original construction, 1912-1916, photograph album, page 197. 2010-1094. Album documents the building of Strawberry Dam between 1912 and 1916; dam was built at the site of an older Strawberry Dam on lower Strawberry Creek for Sierra and San Francisco Power Company by Willetts & Burr; also shows work on Philadelphia Ditch, a ditch and flume running from a point on South Fork of Stanislaus River 1 1/2 miles sw of town of Strawberry to Philadelphia Diggins (ditch bought by Power Company from Stockton Gravel Mining Co. in 1912); dam and ditch intended to supply water locally and electricity and power to markets as far as San Francisco.
Photographs. Nonprojected graphic
1 photographic print ; 5 3/4 x 21 7/8 in.
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