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Catalog Number 2001.004.0011
Object Name Transparency, Slide
Description From the slide series "Development of the Columbia Basin," Set #13. Eleventh slide of series (color), "A bust of the late President Franklin D. Roosevelt is in a little park on the north end of the dam. It was through his interest and insistence that the dam was begun in 1935, and finished in 1942." A probable concrete statue in a concrete framed pond. Mid 1950's automobiles and unknown structure in background.

"Bust of F.D. Roosevelt" written in ink on bottom half of slide frame. "KODACHROME / TRANSPARENCY / PROCESSED BY KODAK" on one side of slide.

Description of slide from "Development of the Columbia Basin" slide script.
Photographer J.W. Thompson
Date 1942-1965
Title Bust of F.D. Roosevelt
Collection Anonymous
Provenance Slides photographed and distributed by J.W. Thompson.
Place U.S.A/Washington/Columbia Basin/Grand Coulee Dam
Source Anonymous
Relation Show Related Records...
People Thompson, J.W.
President Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Search Terms Columbia Basin
Grand Coulee Dam
Washington