BAGNELL DAM AND LAKE OF THE OZARKS, U. S. HIGHWAY No. 54, LAKESIDE, MO.
hydro-electric power plant in the Union Electric
Light and Power Company's System which serves
the St. Louis District and a large part of the
Central Mississippi Valley. Present installed capa-
city 129,000 kilowatts. The dam is half-a-mile
long and 148 feet high. The Lake of The Ozarks,
created by the building of the dam, is the world's
largest wholly artificial body of water. The scenic
shoreline of 1,300 miles extends through six
counties. This is the new Middle-west mecca for
tourists and vacationists.
C. T. ARTGRAVURE BY CURT TEICH & Co., INC., CHICAGO, U. S. A.