Vista House
Title:
Vista House
Shasta Dam California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
The Vista House contains a gallery where the Bureau of Reclamation conducts regular lectures on all the interesting facts pertaining to the purpose of this giant structure and the beneficial use of the water and power for the Central Valley Project. An observation platform provides visitors with an excellent panorama of the Dam. There is also a souvenir shop and snack bar for the convenience of visitors.


Generators, Shasta Dam Power Plant
Title:
Generators, Shasta Dam Power Plant
Shasta Dam California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Bureau of Reclamation Shasta's powerplant is the giant of California's hydro-electric installations. Its 375,000 kilowatt capacity is enough to supply all the electrical needs of a city of half a million people. Curt Teich & Co.



Power Penstocks and Spillway
Title:
Power Penstocks and Spillway
Shasta Dam California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Bureau of Reclamation These five huge penstocks (steel pipes) 15 feet in diameter, carry the water from the Shasta reservoir to the power plant turbines. Curt Teich & Co.


Visitors View the Dam from Gallery, vista House
Title:
Visitors View the Dam from Gallery, vista House
Shasta Dam California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Bureau of Reclamation The Bureau of Reclamation provides regularly conducted tours of the Dam, with competent guides. In their lecture they explain the purpose of this giant structure and all the interesting facts pertaining to the beneficial use of the water resources of the Central Valley Project. Curt Teich & Co.



Power House
Title:
Power House
Shasta Dam California (CA), Linen unused

Description:
Shasta's Power House, is California's largest hydro-electric plant, operating five generators, each with 75,000 kilowatt capacity. Five huge penstocks, 15 feet in diameter carry the water from Shasta Lake to the powerplant turbines


Highway Circle At Shasta Dam
Title:
Highway Circle At Shasta Dam
Shasta Dam California (CA), Chrome unused

Description:
A striking feature of the highway approach to the Dam, is the circular island which guides traffic to the parking area adjoining the Vista House.





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