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|Title:||Oakdale Dam construction (see notes)|
|Photo Date:||ca: 1924|
|Condition:||slightly faded and pasted on album paper|
|Dimensions:||each one 4 1/4 x 2 1/2|
|Keywords:||crane, machinery, pilings, men|
|Location:||Tippecanoe River, W. Oakdale Drive off St. Rd 39 (421), W. of Delphi, IN|
|Material Type:||sepia tone|
|Notes:|| A project of Indiana Hydro-Electic Co., constructed for the purpose of generating electricity. One thousand carloads of concrete will be used in building the dam proper, and 235, 000 yards of earth will be used in making the wall which will extend from the concrete dam, at the west edge of the stream, to the high hill to the west , a distance of about 1200 feet. The construction cost will be approximately two million dollars.|