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  Earle Smith Collection
Selected Views (click to enlarge)
Earle Smith was an electrical engineer during the construction of the dam.
Photos are provided for general research and education only. Digital files are the property of OCRHS.
     
 
Transformers

Structure

One of the Dinkes
 
Deck Work

The first few of Earle's crew

First Stop Log
 
Tents where Earle first slept and ate

New house with tent in background

The new house
 
Wyman Lake filling behind the dam

Retaining walls and new channel

Smith Dump Wagons
 
Rigging

The Substation

Substation Details
 
Substation insulators

Earle's crew at the Substation

Substation Structure
 
Switches and Tower

Tractors on the job

Substation crew and view
 
Temporary bridge across the Kennebec

Transformer Deck


Traffic Cop sign at job entrance

 
The Society is grateful for the generosity of Earle Smith's daughter-in-law, Frances,
who has provided photographs for this archive
.

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