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Buford Dam groundbreaking ceremony

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Buford Dam groundbreaking ceremony
Date: 1950 Mar. 1
Description: Buford Dam groundbreaking ceremony, March 1, 1950. A huge crowd gathered for the ceremonies on a high, windy bluff overlooking the Chattahoochee River. When completed, the dam would impound the waters of Lake Sidney Lanier.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0688) Gainesville, Georgia."

Digitized by: Digital Techniques, Inc.

Electronic version made available through a federal Library Services and Technology Act Grant and Georgia Public Library Services.

Subjects: Buford Dam (Ga.) | Dams--Georgia--Buford | Chattahoochee River | Sidney Lanier, Lake (Ga.) | Automobiles--Georgia--Buford | Gwinnett County (Ga.) | Buford (Ga.)
Contributors: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Gainesville, Ga. : Hall County Library System], 2001
Original Material: 1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm. | Forms part of: Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Name of photograph], Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection, Hall County Library System.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hall/hchp/do:0688

Related Institutions: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Collection Information: Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection