Seattle Power and Water Supply Collection


Subject:
Washington State: Environment , Washington State: Photograph Collections , Energy , Business and Industry

Description:
This collection of photographs "showcases images of hydroelectric power and water supply facilities built in Washington State from the late 1890s to the 1950s. Many of these dams, power plants and reservoirs were built in some of Washington's most rugged terrain and had features that represented significant engineering feats of their time." Also includes an excerpt from the book "Building Washington: A History of Washington State Public Works." From the University of Washington Libraries.

Publisher:
University of Washington

Language:
English

Source:
http://content.lib.washington.edu/ww-spwsweb/


PID= res:lii-20274