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Rufus Woods Photographs


July 23, 1946
Mr. and Mrs. George C. Green stop on Grand Coulee Dam enroute to California in 1904 Oldsmobile automobile

August 19, 1946
Brushing coronox compound on diamond corners of generator stator coils

August 19, 1946
Checking slot portion of stator coils for correct fit

August 19, 1946
Application of glassweave tape on filler strips between top and bottom coils in stator slots

August 19, 1946
Application of conducting varnish and asbestos tape to slot portion of coils.

October 2, 1946
Scale model of caisson under construction at Grand Coulee Dam

August 22, 1946
Excavation of main canal for Pasco system of Columbia Basin Irrigation Project

October 30, 1946
Coulee Dam community fire department stationed at Mason City addition

November 27, 1946
Hull of burned "Blue Ox" being placed on truck to be refloated in lake behind Grand Coulee Dam

August 7, 1946
C.C. Berry children in 4-H garden at Elmer City

April 29, 1947
Bureau workmen scraping bearing surfaces

April 17, 1947
Bill Wilmot, Editor of Pasco Herald, examines a copy of newspaper fresh off press

August 6, 1947
M.A. Strausm, Commissioner of Bureau of Reclamation examines canal lining near Stratford, Wash.

April 1, 1947
Abandoned farm near Quincy, Wash.

April 1, 1947
Abandoned farmhouse near Winchester, Wash.

August 29, 1947
Bureau workmen checking bearing surfaces

November 12, 1947
Workman adjusting machinery

October 23, 1947
Art Loepp and Leo Tehle unload buck from amphibious plane above Grand Coulee Dam

May 4, 1947
Visitors to Grand Coulee Dam are transported from vista point to entrance of powerhouse

July 31, 1947
Swimming beach prepared by Bureau of Reclamation and local contributors