• Created Date
  • 1941
  • Description
  • Caption included with image: "MARCUS MOVES" -- A common sight to the WPA Crews clearing the Columbia river reservoir area, is that of towns being moved. Now its Marcus' turn. This house, being hauled on multiple wheels along Main Street, is the home of Elmer Bircher, thirty years a Marcus resident. Worker atop roof of the moving house is holding up light and phone wires as they house passes under them.Caption on verso: US WPA 570[Grand Coulee ... more
    Caption included with image: "MARCUS MOVES" -- A common sight to the WPA Crews clearing the Columbia river reservoir area, is that of towns being moved. Now its Marcus' turn. This house, being hauled on multiple wheels along Main Street, is the home of Elmer Bircher, thirty years a Marcus resident. Worker atop roof of the moving house is holding up light and phone wires as they house passes under them.Caption on verso: US WPA 570[Grand Coulee Dam 308]. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    silver gelatin, b&w
    Scanned from a photographic print at 100 dpi in JPEG format and resized to 768x512 ppi or scanned from original text at 400 dpi in JPEG format and resized to 600 ppi horizontal. Saved at compression rate 3. 2000