• Created Date
  • ca. 1933
  • Description
  • Photographs of the Skagit River Hydroelectric Project constructed between 1918-1961. Newhalem is the first company town at the Skagit River project, settled to house workers for the Gorge Dam and powerhouse construction, 1920.Ladder Creek Falls and Rock Gardens are located behind the Gorge powerhouse on two acres of land to the south and southeast in Newhalem.PH Coll 627.221.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    silver gelatin, b&w
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 115 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2005