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IdentifierORU_WTXT_022
TitleColumbia River Power and the Northwest
Description30 p. This pamphlet, published by the Bonneville Power Administration, details that body's construction of the Bonneville and Grand Coulee dams. It discusses the benefits from improved inland navigation and transportation, irrigation, and power supply produced by these projects. There is much discussion and comparison of electric rates. The pamphlet is heavily illustrated with black and white drawings, charts, and maps.
Number of Pages30
CitationColumbia River power and the Northwest. Bonneville Power Administration. 1940.
TGM SubjectHydroelectric power
Public utility companies
Electricity
Dam construction
Dams
Rivers
Power industry
Power plants
Navigation
Irrigation
Transportation
LC SubjectHydroelectric power plants
Water-power
Dams
Rivers
River engineering
Public utilities
Electric power distribution
Power resources
Power-plants
Transportation
Navigation
Inland navigation
Irrigation
Irrigation projects
Corporate NamesUnited States. Bonneville Power Administration
Place NamesColumbia River
Bonneville Dam, Oregon and Washington
Pacific Northwest
GenreNon-fiction
Original PublisherBonneville Power Administration
Date of Original1940-11
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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