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    • Hydroelectric Station, Louisville, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Hydroelectric generators; Hydroelectric power; Equipment; Industrial facilities; Dams
    • The interior of the generator shaft room of the Hydroelectric Station at the McAlpine Locks and Dam along the Falls of the Ohio in Louisville, Ky. A row of eight large circular generators along a narrow room. Handwritten on the border of the...
    • LG&E's Hydroelectric Plant on Shippingport Island 1937.

    • Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Floods; Disasters; Hydroelectric power; Power plants; Industrial facilities; Public utility companies; Louisville Gas and Electric Company
    • Man wearing a coat and hat looks out to Louisville Gas & Electric's flooded Hydroelectric Plant on Shippingport Island in the Ohio River, during the 1937 Flood. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "R.G. Potter, Collection; LG&E's Hydroelectric...
    • Hydroelectric Station, Louisville, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Buildings; Industrial facilities; Power plants; Hydroelectric power
    • Generators at a hydroelectric plant along the Ohio River. A long corridor with concrete walls and entrances to generators. Each entrance has a sign outside of it that marks the units (i.e. "Unit 1"). Handwritten on border of negative "Ohio Falls -...
    • Dix Dam, aerial view, Lancaster, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Hydroelectric power; Rivers; Dams; Locks (Hydraulic engineering); Aerial views; Aerial photographs
    • Aerial view of the Dix Dam along the Dix River in Lancaster, Ky. Dam construction was completed in 1927 to generate hydroelectric power and prevent flooding of Kentucky River, and created Harrington Lake. Handwritten on border of negative is "Dam...
    • Dix Dam, aerial view, Lancaster, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Hydroelectric power; Rivers; Dams; Locks (Hydraulic engineering); Aerial views; Aerial photographs
    • Aerial view of the Dix Dam along the Dix River in Lancaster, Ky. Dam construction was completed in 1927 to generate hydroelectric power and prevent flooding of Kentucky River, and created Harrington Lake. Handwritten on border of negative is "Dam...
    • Dix Dam, aerial view, Lancaster, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Hydroelectric power; Rivers; Dams; Locks (Hydraulic engineering); Aerial views; Aerial photographs
    • Aerial view of the Dix Dam along the Dix River in Lancaster, Ky. Dam construction was completed in 1927 to generate hydroelectric power and prevent flooding of Kentucky River, and created Harrington Lake. Handwritten on border of negative is...
    • Dix Dam, aerial view, Lancaster, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Hydroelectric power; Rivers; Dams; Locks (Hydraulic engineering); Aerial views; Aerial photographs
    • Aerial view of the Dix Dam along the Dix River in Lancaster, Ky. Dam construction was completed in 1927 to generate hydroelectric power and prevent flooding of Kentucky River, and created Harrington Lake. Handwritten on border of negative is...
    • Dix Dam, aerial view, Lancaster, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Hydroelectric power; Rivers; Dams; Locks (Hydraulic engineering); Aerial views; Aerial photographs
    • Aerial view of the Dix Dam along the Dix River in Lancaster, Ky. Dam construction was completed in 1927 to generate hydroelectric power and prevent flooding of Kentucky River, and created Harrington Lake. Handwritten on border of negative is "Dix...
    • Hydroelectric plant, High Bridge, Kentucky, 1930.

    • Hydraulic facilities; Dams; Buildings; Power plants; Rivers
    • Hydroelectric plant near High Bridge, Kentucky. View of building with smoke stack, foregrounded by generators and a chain link fence. Forested hills in the background. High Bridge runs between Jessamine and Mercer counties. The original bridge,...
    • Hydroelectric plant, High Bridge, Kentucky, 1930.

    • Hydraulic facilities; Dams; Buildings; Power plants; Rivers
    • Hydroelectric plant near High Bridge, Kentucky. View from a distance of building with three smoke stacks and a large vent sloping down to a smaller building, past a tower. In the distance is a forested area, and in the foreground is a stream and...
    • Herrington Lake, aerial view, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Aerial views; Aerial photographs; Bodies of water; Lakes & ponds; Bridges
    • Aerial view of Herrington Lake, with a view of a bridge in the bottom of the photograph (today known as Kennedy Bridge Road). The town of Lancaster, Ky. is to the right of the photograph and Harrodsburg, Ky. is to the left. Herrington Lake is a man...
    • Herrington Lake, aerial view, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Aerial views; Aerial photographs; Bodies of water; Lakes & ponds; Bridges
    • Aerial view of Herrington Lake, with a view of a bridge in the bottom of the photograph (today known as Kennedy Bridge Road). The town of Lancaster, Ky. is to the upper right of the photograph and Harrodsburg, Ky. is to the lower left. Herrington...
    • Kennedy Bridge, Kentucky, 1936.

    • Bridges; Dams; Rivers
    • Kennedy Bridge, with some curved spans but mostly without rails, above icy water, near High Bridge, Kentucky. Behind it is a telephone tower. The Kennedy Bridge, which was built in 1924, crosses Herrington Lake between Mercer and Garrard counties....
    • Herrington Lake, Kentucky, 1932.

    • Lakes & ponds; Boats
    • People on boat dock, Herrington Lake, between Mercer and Garrard counties. The lake was formed when the Dix River was dammed for hydroelectric power. Row boats edge the shore and dock and a line of people stands behind them--two men on the shore...
    • Herrington Lake, Kentucky, 1932.

    • Lakes & ponds; Trees
    • View of Herrington Lake, between Mercer and Garrard counties, Kentucky. The lake was formed when the Dix River was dammed for hydroelectric power. View of large lake from shore close behind trees. On the far shore are more trees. In the middle of...
    • Herrington Lake, Kentucky, 1932.

    • Lakes & ponds; Trees
    • Scenic view, Herrington Lake, between Mercer and Garrard counties, Kentucky. The lake was formed when the Dix River was dammed for hydroelectric power. View of lake from behind thinly spaced trees. The photograph has been marked in white paint with...

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