Dam Construction

Title

Dam Construction

Description

Photo depicts a unidentified man sitting on the Nechako River bank watching the activities of construction of the dam at the canyon. Right bank stripping and left bank tunnel haul road shown.

Source

Title based on content of photo. A rock dam was chosen for its ability to withstand earthquakes. Morrison-Knudsen Company Collection

Date

Jun-52

Identifier

P00015.jpg

Files

http://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/files/alcan_project_history/P00015.jpg

Citation

“Dam Construction,” Kitimat Museum & Archives Collections, accessed July 6, 2022, https://search.kitimatmuseum.ca/items/show/2515.

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