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Guide to the Clifford R. Koester Papers 1927-1972

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Title Guide to the Clifford R. Koester Papers 1927-1972
Subject Water resources development -- Washington (State) -- History.; Water resources development -- Columbia River Watershed.; Concrete dams -- Design and construction.; Water and Water Rights; Public Works; Washington (State)
Description Clifford R. Koester worked as a journeyman electrician for the United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, at the Grand Coulee Dam. The primary focus of the collection is the construction and operation of the Grand Coulee Dam. The collection also includes materials related to larger questions about reclamation and development, some expressing opposition to federal government regulatory powers.; Clifford R. Koester (1912-1991) was born in Amarillo, TX, and spent his...
Publisher Washington State University Libraries Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Date 1927/1972
Rights This collection is open and available for research use.; Copyright restrictions apply.
Type Collection collection
Language eng
Format 2.5 Linear feet of shelf space; 4 boxes
Coverage 1927-1972

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