Hetch Hetchy - Building the Dam

Hetch Hetchy Before the Dam
Hetch Hetchy Before the Dam
The Dam Site
The Dam Site
Proposed "Scenic" Road by Wapama Falls
Proposed "Scenic" Road by Wapama Falls
 
 
 
Proposed "Scenic" Road by Wapama Falls
Proposed "Scenic" Road by Wapama Falls
1918 - Trees Stripped from Valley
1918 - Trees Stripped from Valley
Gravel Pile in Hetch Hetchy Valley
Gravel Pile in Hetch Hetchy Valley
     
Gravel Crushing Plant, Hetch Hetchy Valley
Gravel Crushing Plant, Hetch Hetchy Valley
Dam Foundation Under Construction
Dam Foundation Under Construction
O'Shaughnessy Dam Under Construction, 1922
O'Shaughnessy Dam Under Construction, 1922
 
 
 
Back of Dam - Nearing Completion, March 1923
Back of Dam - Nearing Completion, March 1923
The Completed Dam -1923
The Completed Dam -1923
O'Shaughnessy Dam being Raised, December 1936
O'Shaughnessy Dam being Raised, December 1936
 
 
 
Completed Dam, October 1938
Completed Dam, October 1938
O'Shaughnessy Dam Today
O'Shaughnessy Dam Today
 
 
 
 

The copyrights on these old photographs has expired. For the most part, I do not have high resolution versions of these images. Contact the Sierra Club's Hetch Hetchy Task Force for information on obtaining these images.