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Early Dam Construction


Early Dam Construction


I this image there are dozens of laborers working on what looks like the Old Dam in Holyoke over the Connecticut River. Some men hold tools that they used, some just stand and pose for the camera.

How to Cite this Item

"Early Dam Construction ," in Creating Holyoke, Item #18, (accessed March 21, 2018).


This digital file may be used for educational uses, as long as it is not altered in any way and proper recognition is given in citation. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Holyoke Public Library History Room & Archive.

Item Type

Still Image


Business & Industry, People, River

Digital Format

8.5"x 10.5"

Digital Publisher

Holyoke Public Library- Creating Holyoke