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Rufus Woods Photographs


February 9, 1945
Steel headtower mast being transported to Grand Coulee Dam

December 13, 1945
Mrs. Betty Claytor, a Bureau of Reclamation employee, decorates dam site Christmas Tree

December 13, 1945
Mrs. Betty Claytor and Mr. Eula Turner, Bureau employees, decorate dam site Christmas Tree

December 22, 1945
Richard L. Neumberger, Gale Matthews, Rufus Woods and William M. Clapp at lunch during visit to Grand Coulee Dam

May 22, 1945
Ms. Kathryn Patch, Bureau employee leaves seaplane after flying lessons near Grand Coulee Dam

May 5, 1945
Apple tree in full bloom at a Columbia Basin orchard

May 5, 1945
Pear tree in full bloom at a Columbia Basin orchard

January 29, 1945
Portrait of Major S.E. Hutton, Engineer at Grand Coulee Dam

June 10, 1946
View of flat irrigable land from rock point

September 18, 1946
Cattle grazing in sagebrush on Sellar Ranch near Quincy, Wash.

April 5, 1946
John Holland, Bureau guide, points out features of Grand Coulee Dam to Ms. Louise Levy

April 4, 1946
Columbia Basin Aggregate Investigations graded soil materials

April 13, 1946
Visiting Chinese engineers at Grand Coulee Dam

August 4, 1946
500,000 pounds of potatoes being processed for feed and alcohol production near Coulee Dam, Wash.

October 2, 1946
"The Blue Ox" being lowered to waters below Coulee Dam by overhead cable from reservoir above dam

October 2, 1946
"The Blue Ox" being lowered for launch near Grand Coulee Dam

November 1, 1946
Walking dragline in operation on main canal out of South Dam

November 4, 1946
Weley Johnson, operator, takes hourly readings on L-3 generator

November 1, 1946
Columbia Basin Project Predevelopment Farm No. 1 near Moses Lake, Wash. before land clearance and leveling

September 11, 1946
Herd of cattle on Columbia Basin Project land near Main Canal and Long Lake damsite