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Title:Oakdale Dam construction crew (see notes)
Recorded By:A.W. Wolever, Delphi,IN
Photo Date:Aug. 14, 1925
Condition:crackled at bottom, spotty,
Dimensions:6 3/4 x 5
Keywords:men, mess hall, bunk houses, wagon, automobile, sign
Location:Tippecanoe River, W. Oakdale Drive off St. Rd 39 (421), W. of Delphi, IN
Material Type:B&W glossy, modern print from glass plate
Notes:Nearly 250 men toiled on each side of the river and were housed and fed in a small city which was built on the high east bank. The working schedule was seven day a week. with a night shift scheduled so work could be continued uninterrupted week after week until the project was complete.
Image Number:

101257