Sewers; Excavation; Digging; Construction equipment; Civil engineering
Workers using cranes and jackhammers dig out a path in order to lay down sewer pipes on April 18, 1932. The excavating equipment has "Walter S. Rae" printed on the back. Handwritten on the image in the bottom right corner: 4-18-32. Title...
Streets; Construction; Maintenance & repair; Sewerage; Men; Construction workers
Whitney Avenue near 8th Street looking west. Men stand in a trench and crouch on pipes as part of a sewer system under construction. Other men stand above near construction materials and equipment. Notes: Whitney-Berry.
Water bubbles up from a sewer drain at the corner of Floyd Street and Warnock Avenue. A white and red University of Louisville service vehicle drives through the flooded intersection. Photograph was taken in the late morning or early afternoon.
Wall display of photographs with a sign reading Familiar Scenes in the Development of Louisville's Sewer System by the Commissioners of Sewerage. Photographs are identified by the sewer projects, including Southwestern Outfall, Thirty-eighth St....
Views of a sewer trench supported by beams with pipes installed below. Construction equipment is on site near a row of houses. Images are identified as being photographed at 2:30, 2:40, 2:50, 3:00, and 3:20.