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$2,000,000 Conservation Dam nears completion. Gangs of men are working night and day on construction of the Shand dam on the Grand river near Fergus. Nearing completion, it will be Canada's largest conservation project. The dam is expected to cost more than $2,000,000, with the federal and Ontario governments sharing the outlay with the municipalities affected. The east wing wall of the huge dam, pictured here, has reached about two-thirds of [Incomplete] Open in full size

$2,000,000 Conservation Dam nears completion. Gangs of men are working night and day on construction of the Shand dam on the Grand river near Fergus. Nearing completion, it will be Canada's largest conservation project. The dam is expected to cost more than $2,000,000, with the federal and Ontario governments sharing the outlay with the municipalities affected. The east wing wall of the huge dam, pictured here, has reached about two-thirds of [Incomplete]

Picture, 1940, English

$2,000,000 Conservation Dam nears completion. Gangs of men are working night and day on construction of the Shand dam on the Grand river near Fergus. Nearing completion, it will be Canada's largest conservation project. The dam is expected to cost more than $2,000,000, with the federal and Ontario governments sharing the outlay with the municipalities affected. The east wing wall of the huge dam, pictured here, has reached about two-thirds of [Incomplete]

Picture, 1940, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Shand Dam

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0108177f