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IdentifierORU_WTXT_011
TitleBeautiful Link in Our Highway System
Description1 p. article describing the building of the Columbia River Highway, including construction details. The article also contains four photographs: one depicting the bridge at Shepperd's Dell, one depicting the entrance to the observatory tunnel, one depicting Mitchell's Tunnel through Storm Cliff; one showing the overlook at Crown Point on the Columbia River.
Number of Pages1
CitationA Beautiful link in our highway system. Scientific American v. 114 (June 17 1916) p. 633.
TGM SubjectScenic overlooks
Rivers
Passes (Landforms)
Mountains
Tourism
Automobile travel
Bridges
Tunnels
Roads
LC SubjectScenic byways
Rivers
Mountain passes
Mountains
Tourism
Automobile travel
Bridges -- Design and construction
Tunnels
Tunneling
Roads
Roads -- Design and construction
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 Original1916-06-17
Coverage20th 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
Additional Physical Formats Held by UOPrint Version Available
LanguageEnglish
TypeText
Digital CollectionUniversity of Oregon. Libraries. Western Waters Digital Library.
 
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