[Late Stages of Intake Structure]

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Reprint photograph taken at Denison Dam of the late stages of intake structure construction. Cranes, derricks and dirt trucks are seen moving soil to finish the intake structure. The dam power house is visible in the background of the construction. Handwritten text on back reads "The intake structure itself contained 50,000 cubic yards of concrete, with the conduits leading to it having another 150,000 cubic yards".

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1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 26 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1941~.

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Reprint photograph taken at Denison Dam of the late stages of intake structure construction. Cranes, derricks and dirt trucks are seen moving soil to finish the intake structure. The dam power house is visible in the background of the construction. Handwritten text on back reads "The intake structure itself contained 50,000 cubic yards of concrete, with the conduits leading to it having another 150,000 cubic yards".

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1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 26 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2018

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  • 1941~

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  • Oct. 19, 2019, 8 p.m.

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  • Jan. 6, 2021, 11:03 a.m.

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  • 33.816769, -96.575186

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[Late Stages of Intake Structure], photograph, 1941~; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1196767/: accessed May 7, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The Sherman Museum.

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