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TitleLongest Jetty in the World
Description1 p. The news brief gives a short history of the building of the jetty at the mouth of the Columbia River. It gives some technical details related to construction, and praises the engineers for the fact that though the work was first-rate, the cost was far below the original estimate. The article is cited as being from American Contractor.
Number of Pages1
CitationThe Longest Jetty in the World. Scientific American v. 70 (January 27, 1894)
TGM SubjectJetties
Engineering & construction
Civil engineering
LC SubjectJetties
River channels
River engineering
Civil engineering
Place NamesColumbia River
Pacific Ocean
GenreJournal Article
ContributorAmerican Contractor
Original PublisherScientific American
Date of Original1894-01-27
Coverage19th Century
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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