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Name Grand Coulee Dam

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Image of 2008.019.0001 - Postcard

2008.019.0001 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC postcard with white border. "Grand Coulee Dam / Washington / In June, 1948 the Columbia River, always high in early summer, reached its greatest flow since 1894. At that time five hundred eightyfour thousand cubic feet of water (about 16,000 ton) poured over the spillway of the Grand Coulee Dam every second. In the future more of the summer surplus will be stored up stream for use in winter. 595" on proper left hand side of image. "Copyrighted Western Souvenirs Inc. Spokane, Wash." in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard is a close up of water spilling over Grand Coulee Dam. Reverse of card: "PHOTO POST CARD / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "Koda

Image of 2008.019.0003 - Postcard

2008.019.0003 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC postcard with white border. "Bird's eye view of Townsites. Grand Coulee Dam, Washington" in white in proper lower right hand corner. "#1" in white in proper in white in proper lower right hand corner. Image of dirt/gravel roads with houses and buildings scattered between hills. 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. "8-" written in pencil in proper right hand corner.

Image of 2008.023.0014 - Postcard

2008.023.0014 - Postcard

Black and white postcard with white border. "Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom border of image. Postcard features Grand Coulee Dam spillway. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0002 - Postcard

2008.023.0002 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom border of image. "Ellis / 1917" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features Grand Coulee Dam, WA. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.011.0001 - Pamphlet

2008.011.0001 - Pamphlet

Booklet, Geology of the Grand Coulee Dam by Joseph G. McMacken. Copyright 1938. Booklet cover is tan in color and front cover features "GEOLOGY / OF THE / GRAND COULEE / BY / JOSEPH G. MCMACKEN" in brown text. Title is followed by a sepia toned photograph of Steamboat Rock. Below photograph is "GRAND COULEE DAM / AND COLUMBIA BASIN / IRRIGATION PROJECT / PRICE 25ยข / COPYRIGHT 1938 - JOSEPH G. MCMACKEN, SPOKANE, WASH. / FOURTH EDITION." Front cover has brown line border. Back cover features a brown-tinted illustration titled, "FINISHED COULEE DAM." Booklet features black and white photographs of the Grand Coulee area and Grand Coulee Dam. Booklet discusses the geology and features of the G

Image of 2008.024.0001 - Postcard

2008.024.0001 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Original stie of Grand Coulee Dam in 1937 when wearly excavation were getting under way. Published by J. Boyd Ellis, Arlington, Wash." in white on bottom of image. "Ellis / 1905" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard is of Columbia River and hillsides with early dam work visible and "Top of Completed Dam" with sketch drawn where dam would be placed. Reverse of card: "PHOTO POST CARD / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "Kodak / PLACE / STAMP / HERE / Paper" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp but is cancelled, "MANHATTEN / JUN / 1 / 1960 / MONT." "V 6-24-60 Card 29, 10th day / Glacier/ The towns ar

Image of 2008.025.0001 - Postcard

2008.025.0001 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border, "Grand Coulee Dam" in white on bottom of image. "Ellis / 1918" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features image of Grand Coulee Dam. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / CORRESPONDENCE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0003 - Postcard

2008.023.0003 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom border of image. "Ellis / 193" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features garden/park area with rock wall in front of Grand Coulee Dam, WA. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0005 - Postcard

2008.023.0005 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Inspection Tunnel Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom border of image. "Pub By Ellis / 1904" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features lit tunnel. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0006 - Postcard

2008.023.0006 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC postcard with white border. "Generators in West Side Power House" on bottom border of image. Postcard features interior of Grand Coulee Dam power house with generators visible with U.S.A. flag visible in background. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0007 - Postcard

2008.023.0007 - Postcard

Black and white postcard "Perspective View Grand Coulee Dam and Vicinity" on bottom of image. "Pub By Ellis / 1942" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features map of Columbia Basin Project in Washington. Map shows portion of Washington state with the Columbia Basin Project highlighted. The image of Washington is shown with north at the bottom of card looking south. Town names, bodies of water, Yakima Irrigation Project, and Grand Coulee Dam are named. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0008 - Postcard

2008.023.0008 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC postcard with white border. "Highway Over Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom border of image. Postcard features highway over Grand Coulee Dam with man herding very large group of sheep over highway. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0009 - Postcard

2008.023.0009 - Postcard

Black and white postcard with white border. "Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom border of image. Postcard features aerial view of Grand Coulee Dam with houses and streets visible. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0010 - Postcard

2008.023.0010 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Night View Grand Coulee Dam" on bottom of image. "Ellis / 1930" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features evening aerial view of a lit Grand Coulee Dam with houses and streets visible. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0012 - Postcard

2008.023.0012 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "East Power House Construction" on bottom of image. "Ellis / 1915 / East" in white in proper lower right hand corner. Postcard features two men in work clothes and hard hats standing on scaffolding and working with reinforcing bar structure; Grand Coulee Dam in background. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0013 - Postcard

2008.023.0013 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Administration Building Grand Coulee Dam" on bottom of image. "Ellis / xxx (illegible)" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features street view of large building with manicured landscapes; hills in background. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0015 - Postcard

2008.023.0015 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Grade School Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom of image. "Ellis / 19x (illegible)" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features street view of large building with manicured landscapes; hills in background. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0016 - Postcard

2008.023.0016 - Postcard

Black and white postcard with white border. "Grand Coulee Dam, Wash." on bottom border of image. Postcard features Grand Coulee Dam spillway. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0017 - Postcard

2008.023.0017 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Grand Coulee Dam from Upper Side" on bottom of image. "Ellis / 1908 (illegible)" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features water with Grand Coulee Dam and hills in background. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.

Image of 2008.023.0019 - Postcard

2008.023.0019 - Postcard

Black and white RPPC Ellis postcard with white border. "Devils Punch Bowl" on bottom of image. "Pub By / Ellis / 382" in white in proper lower left hand corner. Postcard features waterfall with rocky cliffs in background. Reverse of card: "POST CARD / MESSAGE / ADDRESS" printed on top half of postcard. "PLACE / STAMP / HERE" in stamp box. Reverse of postcard has no stamp, address, or correspondence.