|Title||Work crew at Cascade Tunnel, Scenic, August, 1926 |
|Photographer||Pickett, Lee |
|Notes||Construction of the Cascade Tunnel for the Great Northern Railway.|
Caption on image: Great Northern R. R. new Eight Mile Tunnel, West Portal camp. Pioneer Tunnel crews established new world's record of 937 feet of 8 + 9 tunnel during the month of August through solid granite. Myers Whaley mucking shovels and Denver drills were used. Pickett Photo Co. copyright 1926. 3271 Index, Wn.
|Subjects (LCSH)||Cascade Tunnel (Wash.); Railroad tunnels--Washington (State)--Scenic; Railroad construction workers--Washington (State)--Scenic; Portraits, Group--Washington (State)--Scenic |
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Scenic |
|Digital Collection||Lee Pickett Photographs|
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|Negative Number||Pickett 3271 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Lee Pickett Photograph Collection. PH Coll 580 |
|Object Type||Negative |
|Physical Description||glass, b/w ; 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a 8 x 10 in. glass negative using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 200 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768 width ppi. 2001. |