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Ben Glaha photographs of construction of Grand Coulee Dam [graphic].
BANC PIC 2001.189--PIC
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Title:

Ben Glaha photographs of construction of Grand Coulee Dam

Creator/Contributor:

Glaha, Ben D., 1899-1970, creator

Abstract:

Photographs document various aspects of construction of Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River in eastern Washington. Many photographs emphasize actions of construction workers.

Date:

1938 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-wa
Dams -- Washington (State) -- Design and construction -- Photographs
Construction workers -- Washington (State) -- Photographs
Grand Coulee Dam (Wash.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Annotated in ms on back of prints: Bureau of Recl.
One print includes typescript caption dated September 27, 1938.
Title devised by cataloger.
Grand Coulee Dam construction photographs, BANC PIC 2001.189, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Stephen Wirtz Gallery ; 2001.
Ben Glaha was known to have photographed construction of the Grand Coulee Dam and many other projects for the Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Department of the Interior.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 folder (10 photographic prints) : 8 x 10 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2001.189--PIC

Origin:

Washington (State)