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Title Construction of New Reservoir, 1948
Date 1948/11/15
Description A reservoir under construction near Franklin Street. The attached newspaper clipping states "Shown...is the site of one of the city's two 5,000,000-gallon water reservoirs now under construction to increase the city's water storage capacity. This photo, taken atop Franklin Street hill near the water tower, shows a portion of the huge excavation for the underground reservoir."
Collection Bill Beebe Collection
Catalog Number 3.2.4648
Object Name Negative, Film
Search Terms Construction
Construction machinery
Construction worker
Franklin Street
House
Public Works
Reservoir
Year Range from 1948
Year Range to 1948