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Longest Jetty in the World

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Identifier ORU_WTXT_017,124
Title Longest Jetty in the World
Description 1 p. The news brief gives a short history of the building of the jetty at the mouth of the Columbia River. It gives some technical details related to construction, and praises the engineers for the fact that though the work was first-rate, the cost was far below the original estimate. The article is cited as being from American Contractor. 1
Relation The Longest Jetty in the World. Scientific American v. 70 (January 27, 1894) University of Oregon Libraries Print Version Available
Subject Jetties; Channels; Rivers; Engineering & construction; Engineers; Railroads; Civil engineering; Jetties; River channels; River engineering; Rivers; Civil engineering; Engineers; Columbia River; Pacific Ocean; Journal Article;
Contributor American Contractor
Publisher Scientific American University of Oregon Libraries
Date 1894-01-27
Coverage 19th Century
Rights This item is in the public domain. Acknowledgement of the University of Oregon Libraries as a source is requested.
Language English
Type Text

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