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File F01 - Picture Butte refinery construction photographs

Elliott compressor Structural steel & bin painting J.T. Simpson, construction engineer Cement elevator tower, bulk storage View of pulp silo and beet storage from top of bulk storage Last house nearing completion West side of warehouse Showing progress on warehouse and bins Excavation for main building foundation Exterior brick walls of warehouse completed Battery foundations General view - bins, warehouse and machine shop Factory foundations Pouring walls of intake tower at reservoir Warehouse showing brick work Machine shop steel nearing completion Bulk storage bins Bulk storage with moving form in place. Steel in place for sugar warehouse Pouring warehouse foundation walls and platform Excavating for trash house View over construction site, including pile driver General view from top of bins Bottom slab of bulk storage from tower Excavation for warehouses Foundations for bulk storage Bin walls & bin bottom Steel erection track in place Foundations for bulk storage First steel of main building being set in place Crew [group photograph of construction site workers] Diffusion battery in place Boiler and flume in boiler house Structural steel set to date Lining of bin #3 [number three] approaching completion [ten men lined up standing in bin] Houses completed 3 [number three] track produced into trash house for erection of beet end steel Clearing out entrance to intake General view from north-west Interior view of machine shop Boiler house foundations Office foundations General view from the north-east Machinery foundations in trash house Packing station walls View of factory from S.E. [southeast] Trash house Boiler foundations Postcard of Picture Butte site construction Commencing operations Picture Butte [men and cars in field] Construction camp
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Picture Butte refinery construction photographs

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  • 1935-1936 (Creation)

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161 photographs. - 1 postcard

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