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Name Grand Coulee Dam

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Image of 2004.002.0001 - Pamphlet

2004.002.0001 - Pamphlet

Black and white booklet describing the Columbia Basin Project and how irrigation and power production from the Grand Coulee Dam can be brought to the arid regions of the Columbia Basin. Contains black and white photographs and maps. Appears to be published by the United State Department of the Interior and the Bureau of Reclamation. Table of Contents: The Columbia Basin Project The Grand Coulee Dam Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake The Columbia River Power from the Columbia River Powerplant at the Grand Coulee Dam The Northwest Power Pool The Need for More Power The Irrigation Project Sources of Information Statistical Data

Image of 2004.012.0001 - Pamphlet

2004.012.0001 - Pamphlet

1962 Edition of guidebook to recreational activities in the Columbia Basin area of Washington. Booklet is mostly printed in black and white with a red and white cover. Booklet contains description of the "Sun Basin," recreation opportunities of the area, highlights from the communities of the Columbia Basin, scenic areas of the Columbia Basin, an overview of the surrounding dams, maps of local recreation areas, and tour suggestions for the area. Guidebook also has Classified Directory to advertisements seen in booklet. Advertisements include automobiles dealerships in Ephrata; barber shops in Ephrata, Moses Lake, and Soap Lake; bakery in Moses Lake; banks in Coulee City, Ephrata, Moses

Image of 2005.001.0011 - Label, Product

2005.001.0011 - Label, Product

Grand Coulee Brand Pears crate label from Columbia Basin Orchard, Coulee, WA. Full color label with gold, red, blue, and green colored text of different type faces and color illustration on black background. Text: "GRAND COULEE / BRAND / PEARS / Grown and Packed Exclusively / from One Orchard / MINIMUM CONTENTS 42 POUNDS NET / PRODUCE OF U.S.A. / COLUMBIA / BASIN ORCHARD / COULEE, WASH." In center of label is a round blue outlined color illustration of the Columbia River with bridge and artist rendering of proposed Grand Coulee Dam with text in red "GRAND / COULEE DAM" on proper right side of illustration and "TRADE / MARK" on proper left side of illustration. "DO NOT EXPOSE TO /

Image of 2006.001.0007 - Newspaper

2006.001.0007 - Newspaper

Newspaper: "Official Pictorial Souvenir Edition, 1933-1983, Fiftieth Anniversary Grand Coulee Dam and The Columbia Basin Federal Reclamation Project," published by The Star. First, Second, Third, and Fourth Sections.

Image of 2006.001.0008 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0008 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "859-4 Idle Tunnel Equipment and 'Boarded Up' Machine Shed, Bacon Tunnel, 9-25-47. Spec. 1236. Sch. No. 2. T.E. Connolly, Contractor." Part of the Main Canal of the Columbia Basin Project, Bacon Siphon and Tunnel structures consist of two siphons, each about 1,000 feet long, and two tunnels, each about 2 miles long, that carry the water to Billy Clapp Lake.

Image of 2006.001.0009 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0009 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "844-4 Stored Reinforcing Steel for West Canal 9-22-47. Specs. 1286, Winston Bros. and / Utah Construction Company, Contractors." Part of the Columbia Basin Project, the West Canal has an initial capacity of 5,100 cubic feet per second and a length of 82.2 miles. It is one of two canals formed by the bifurcation of the Main Canal. The West Canal skirts the northwest periphery of the project and en route is carried across the lower Grand Coulee through the world's largest inverted siphon at the north end of Soap Lake. The canal continues around the upper ma

Image of 2006.001.0010 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0010 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "847-4 Abandoned Outlet Portal Bacon Tunnel 9-9-47. Specs. 1236. Sch. No. 2. T.E. Connolly, Contractor." Part of the Main Canal of the Columbia Basin Project, Bacon Siphon and Tunnel structures consist of two siphons, each about 1,000 feet long, and two tunnels, each about 2 miles long, that carry the water to Billy Clapp Lake.

Image of 2006.001.0011 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0011 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "834-4 Idle Equipment West Canal 9-22-47. Specs. 1286. Winston Bros. and Utah Construction Company, Contruction." Part of the Columbia Basin Project, the West Canal has an initial capacity of 5,100 cubic feet per second and a length of 82.2 miles. It is one of two canals formed by the bifurcation of the Main Canal. The West Canal skirts the northwest periphery of the project and en route is carried across the lower Grand Coulee through the world's largest inverted siphon at the north end of Soap Lake. The canal continues around the upper margin of Quincy B

Image of 2006.001.0012 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0012 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "839-4 Abandoned Unfinished Portion of Dry Coulee Siphon, West Canal 9-22-47. Specs. 1286. / Winston Bros. and Utah Construction Company, Contrators." Part of the Columbia Basin Project, the West Canal has an initial capacity of 5,100 cubic feet per second and a length of 82.2 miles. It is one of two canals formed by the bifurcation of the Main Canal. The West Canal skirts the northwest periphery of the project and en route is carried across the lower Grand Coulee through the world's largest inverted siphon at the north end of Soap Lake. The canal continue

Image of 2006.001.0013 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0013 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "831-4 Abandoned Unfinished Portion of West Canal 9-24-47. Specs. 1286. Winston Bros. and Utah Construction Company, Contrator." Part of the Columbia Basin Project, the West Canal has an initial capacity of 5,100 cubic feet per second and a length of 82.2 miles. It is one of two canals formed by the bifurcation of the Main Canal. The West Canal skirts the northwest periphery of the project and en route is carried across the lower Grand Coulee through the world's largest inverted siphon at the north end of Soap Lake. The canal continues around the upper mar

Image of 2006.001.0014 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0014 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "841-4 Abandoned Unfinished Portion of Dry Coulee Siphon, West Canal 9-24-47. Specs. 1286. / Winston Bros. and Utah Construction Company, Contrators." Part of the Columbia Basin Project, the West Canal has an initial capacity of 5,100 cubic feet per second and a length of 82.2 miles. It is one of two canals formed by the bifurcation of the Main Canal. The West Canal skirts the northwest periphery of the project and en route is carried across the lower Grand Coulee through the world's largest inverted siphon at the north end of Soap Lake. The canal continue

Image of 2006.001.0015 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0015 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "849-4 Stored Reinforcing Steel for Use in Bacon Siphon and Tu nnel 9-9-47. Specs. 1236. Sch. No. 2. T.E. Connolly, Contractor." Part of the Main Canal of the Columbia Basin Project, Bacon Siphon and Tunnel structures consist of two siphons, each about 1,000 feet long, and two tunnels, each about 2 miles long, that carry the water to Billy Clapp Lake.

Image of 2006.001.0016 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0016 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "855-4 Abandoned Site and Groundwork for Bacon Siphon 9-9-47. Specs. 1236. Sch. No. 2. T.E. Connolly, Contractor." Part of the Main Canal of the Columbia Basin Project, Bacon Siphon and Tunnel structures consist of two siphons, each about 1,000 feet long, and two tunnels, each about 2 miles long, that carry the water to Billy Clapp Lake.

Image of 2006.001.0017 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0017 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "857-4 Idle Concrete Mixers 9-25-47. Specs. 1236. Sch. No. 2. T.E. Connolly, Contractor."

Image of 2006.001.0018 - Clipping, Magazine

2006.001.0018 - Clipping, Magazine

Black and white image with white boarder and caption on glossy paper which appears to be from magazine or publication. Caption reads: "833-4 Idle 'Whisker Jumbo' and Special Lining Equipment Designed for West Canal Costing in Excess of $300,000. West Canal 9-24-47. / Specs. 1286. Winston Bros. and Utah Construction Company, Contractors." Part of the Columbia Basin Project, the West Canal has an initial capacity of 5,100 cubic feet per second and a length of 82.2 miles. It is one of two canals formed by the bifurcation of the Main Canal. The West Canal skirts the northwest periphery of the project and en route is carried across the lower Grand Coulee through the world's largest inverted

Image of 2006.001.0029 - Report

2006.001.0029 - Report

Report, "Data on Grand Coulee Dam and the Columbian Basin Project," dated April 1976. Report in envelope "Welcome to the Columbia Basin Project" published by U.S. Department of the Interior and Bureau of Reclamation.

Image of 2006.008.0001 - Pamphlet

2006.008.0001 - Pamphlet

Booklet, published in December 1952 by Standford University and prepared for the Board of Directors of Moses Lake Consolidate School District No. 161. Booklet discusses history of the school district of Moses Lake, WA and plans for its future. Topics covered include Moses Lake History, population trends, Moses Lake school enrollment, present facilities, future building needs, financial problems and requirements, administrative organization and the look ahead to future for the Moses Lake school district. Front cover is a black and white photograph of an irrigation canal with vegetation, telephones, and clouds in background. "MOSES LAKE" in white near top edge on front cover. "

Image of 2006.012.0001 - Pamphlet

2006.012.0001 - Pamphlet

Brochure, published by Great Northern Railway Company. Brochure front cover has title of brochure near top of page in red box and Great Northern Railway logo near bottom of page with black and white photograph of Grand Coulee Dam in background. Main colors of brochure are red, turquoise blue, white, and black. Brochure discusses Columbia Basin Irrigation Project and the prosperity in farming with irrigation in the Columbia Basin Area. Brochure supplemented with black and white photographs of fields of crops, farming equipment, livestock, orchards, and Grand Coulee Dam; illustrations of Grand Coulee Dam and crops; and a map of the Columbia Basin Irrigation Project highlighting irrigabl

Image of 2008.007.0001 - Postcard

2008.007.0001 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC of Grand Coulee Dam, WA. "Grand Coulee Dam Washington" in white on bottom of image. "4242 c. 1939" in white in proper lower right hand corner. Aerial image of dam with houses, roadways, and hill sides visible. Reverse of card: "POSTCARD / CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "EKC / PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.003.0001 - Postcard

2008.003.0001 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC postcard with white border. "16-524 Grand Coulee Dam from Inspiration Point" in white on bottom of image. "Sawyers" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard is of Grand Coulee Dam. Image of houses, buildings, trees streets, park in foreground and dam in background. Reverse of card: "POSTCARD / CORRESPONDENCE ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "EKC / PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.