[South to North View of Denison Dam]

Description

Photograph of the aerial view of the Denison Dam facing south to north. The powerhouse is visible in the center of the photo as well with the construction of a second generating unit. Handwritten text on back reads "View of Denison Dam looking south to north. Visible are the intake works (left) and powerhouse (center) with the addition of a second generating unit (the large cylindrical tubes behind the powerhouse)".

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1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 24 cm.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1943~.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2018 and was provided by the Sherman Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 22 times, with 4 in the last month. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Description

Photograph of the aerial view of the Denison Dam facing south to north. The powerhouse is visible in the center of the photo as well with the construction of a second generating unit. Handwritten text on back reads "View of Denison Dam looking south to north. Visible are the intake works (left) and powerhouse (center) with the addition of a second generating unit (the large cylindrical tubes behind the powerhouse)".

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1 photograph : b&w ; 19 x 24 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2018

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  • 1943~

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  • Oct. 19, 2019, 8 p.m.

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  • March 16, 2020, 9:09 a.m.

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  • N:33.823774, E:-96.565737, S: 33.816269, W:-96.572582

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[South to North View of Denison Dam], photograph, 1943~; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1196848/: 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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