Title:Shasta Dam construction photographs
Creator/Contributor:Colby, W. Howard., creator
Creator/Contributor:Pacific Constructors, Inc
Creator/Contributor:United States, Bureau of Reclamation.
Views of various stages and aspects of the construction of Shasta Dam, showing laborers and other personnel, machinery, transportation
methods, and construction progress.
Central Valley Project (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Dams -- Design and construction -- California -- Photographs
Blue collar workers -- California -- Photographs
Hydroelectric power plants -- California -- Photographs
Water resources development -- California -- Photographs
Shasta Dam (Calif.) -- Pictorial works
taken by Howard Colby.
Title supplied by cataloger
Date supplied by cataloger, based on years of dam construction.
All photographs are stamped on versos, "Official photograph, United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation".
Howard Colby was hired by Pacific Constructors, the builders of Shasta Dam, to document the dam's construction. Shasta Dam
was one of the first major structures completed as part of the Central Valley Project.
26 photographic prints : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
BANC PIC 2001.050--PIC