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1 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...
1916-06-17
4 p. Article describing the building of the Columbia River Highway, including construction details. The article also contains six photographs: one full-page photograph depicting a picturesque curve around the cliffs at Shepperd's Dell, one showing...
1916-07-01
Documentary films and filmstrips produced by Ruth and Louis Kirk for public television and educational distribution many of them relating to the National Parks; Ruth and Louis Kirk were a husband and wife team of filmmakers who made...

Caption on mount: Seiner's home, Sand Island. Columbia River, Washington

PH Coll 293.65

4 p. Includes selected pages of the Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1874 covering improvement of rivers in Oregon.
1874-03-03
4 p. Selected pages of the Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1875. Includes reports on the improvement of rivers in Oregon and Washington territory.
1875-03-03
A colored postcard. The legend in red at top left reads "Hood River, Oregon, from across the Columbia, Mt. Hood in the distance." In the foreground is the Columbia River. On the far shore is a wooded bank, and beyond it the scattered buildings,...
2004-08-04
2 p. A journal article giving some history and financial information, as well as a great deal of construction detail, for the jetty built at the mouth of the Columbia River. The work of the pile-driver and use of railroad cars to carry...
1898-01-15
1 p. This essay by Walter V. Woehlke describes the history of the decision to build the jetty at the mouth of the Columbia River, and details some of the difficulties faced by engineers due to the forces of river current, ocean, and weather. The...
1911-08-19
Site of the first salmon cannery established in the Pacific Northwest in 1865 by William Hume.

PH Coll 293.44...

16 p. Selected pages of the Appendixes to the Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1874. Included are annual reports upon works of improvements for the Willamette and Columbia rivers.
1874-03-03
A black and white view of the toll bridge built across the Columbia River to link Hood River, Oregon, with the vicinity of Bingen, Washington. Built in the 1920s. This view is looking south towards Hood River and shows Mt. Hood, Hood River, and...
2004-03-24
Those who have seen an uncleared reservoir with its unsightly jumble of floating debris and drowned timber can well appreciate the beauty and cleanliness of the Columbia River Reservoir afforded by these thorough logging and clearing operations....
2021-03-03
Caption on mount: Pillar Rock Packing Company. Columbia River, Washington

PH Coll 293.48

Caption on mount: B.A. Seaborg's Cannery. Columbia River, Washington

PH Coll 293.49

4 p. Selected pages of the Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1877. Included are annual reports detailing improvements of rivers in Oregon and Washington territory.
1877-03-03
4 p. Includes selected pages of the Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1874 covering improvement of rivers in Oregon.
1874-03-03
In its length of 151 miles the Columbia River Reservoir, now called Lake Roosevelt, has a little over 500 miles of shoreline, ranging from sheer granite and basalt cliffs to shifting sand banks and wooded mountain slopes. Dr. C. E. Magnusson,...
2021-03-03
Caption on mount: North Shore Cannery

PH Coll 293.47

Caption on mount: Fishing for Porgies. Columbia River, Washington

PH Coll 293.3

32 p. Includes sections of Appendix FF: Annual reports of Maj. N. Michler, Corps of Engineers, and Maj. John M. Wilson, Corps of Engineers, detailing works of river improvements for the Willamette and Columbia rivers.
1876-03-03
9 p. Includes selected pages of the Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1870.
1870-03-03
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