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TitleColumbia River Highway: A State Road That Is a Model of Artistic Engineering
Description4 p. Article describing the building of the Columbia River Highway, including construction details. The article also contains six photographs: one full-page photograph depicting a picturesque curve around the cliffs at Shepperd's Dell, one showing Horse-tail falls, one showing the observation windows in the tunnel at Storm Cliff, one showing the bridge at Sheppherd's Dell, one depicting the view from Chanticleer Inn, and one showing the panormaic view at Crown Point. Also included on two of the pages are some writings dealing with unrelated topics.
Number of Pages4
CitationThe Columbia River Highway : a State Road that is a Model of Artistic Engineering. Scientific American Supplement v. 82, no. 2113 (July 1, 1916) p.8-9.
TGM SubjectScenic overlooks
Passes (Landforms)
Automobile travel
Civil Engineering
LC SubjectScenic byways
Mountain passes
Automobile travel
Bridges -- Design and construction
Roads -- Design and construction
Civil Engineering
Corporate NamesColumbia River Highway, Oregon
Place NamesColumbia River
Cascade Range
Portland, Oregon
Hood River, Oregon
GenreJournal Article
Original PublisherNew York, Scientific American, Inc.
Date of Original1916-07-01
PublisherUniversity of Oregon Libraries
RightsThis item is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
RepositoryUniversity of Oregon Libraries
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Digital CollectionUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Western Waters Digital Library.
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