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1942 - powerhouse in Grand Coulee Dam

HALL OF POWER

CD 2478005 E&MP10.027

Dynamos

1942

View of powerhouse in Grand Coulee Dam, showing first big generator which will start producing electricity in August.

Grand Coulee will contain 18 generators, each having capacity of 108,000 kilowatts.

Westinghouse is building first three machines to be installed. 


Original Caption by Science Service
Westinghouse



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