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Elephant Butte Dam construction photographs [graphic].
BANC PIC 2006.061; BANC PIC 2006.061
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Title:

Elephant Butte Dam construction photographs

Abstract:

Photographs documenting construction of the Elephant Butte Dam along the Rio Grande in southwestern New Mexico. Photographs depict dam construction, the construction camp and the developing town of Elephant Butte. Also pictured are an earthen dwelling, dam construction workers, and a horse-drawn covered wagon.

Date:

ca. 1912-ca. 1916 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-nm
Dams -- New Mexico -- Design and construction -- Photographs
Construction workers -- New Mexico -- Photographs
Elephant Butte (N.M.) -- Photographs
Engel dam (N.M.) -- Photographs
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) -- Photographs
New Mexico -- Photographs

Note:

Photographer(s), compiler unknown.
Originally received as album; disassembled for preservation purposes. Original order has been preserved.
Title and date supplied by cataloger.

Type:

graphic
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
34 photographic prints : b&w ; 12 x 18 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2006.061
BANC PIC 2006.061

Origin:

New Mexico