Michigan Daily records  1950-2006
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Huron River Power Plants and Dams [subseries]

Power Plants and Dams relates to dams and plants along the Huron River as well as to other water development projects in Michigan. These files consist of business correspondence on matters of land purchases and flowage rights, blueprints and drawings, contract documents and specifications, computations, and tests. Some of the Huron River projects documented include Argo, Barton, Geddes, Superior and French Landing. Some of the other files concern projects in Allegan, Alpena, Hart, Lowell, Rawsonville, and Sault Ste. Marie. Included with this subgroup are files relating to tests and experiments with draft tubes and the design of multiple arch dams.

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Land Purchases  1905-1927
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Maps of the Huron River Valley from Surveys made in  1908,  1909
 
Reports
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Preliminary Report of the Proposed Development of the Huron River Water Powers  1912
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Cost New and Cost Less Depreciation of Huron River Power Plants  1915
Box   1  
Miscellaneous Reports  1917-1930
 
Barton
Box   1  
Contracts and Specifications  1911-1915
Box   1  
Drawings and Computations  1912-1919
Box   1  
Property and Correspondence  1912-1918
Box   1  
Reports  1911,  1916
Box   1  
Sketches  1911-1915
Box   1  
Tests  1913-1915
 
Argo
Box   1  
Computations  1913
Box   1  
Contracts and Specifications  1913
Box   1  
Contracts and Specifications, Power House  1913
Box   1  
Drawings  1911-1915
Box   1  
Head Race, Tail Race, and Canal  1912-1914
Box   1  
Property  undated,  1917
Box   1  
Spillway Calculations  1912-1913
Box   1  
Tests  1914-1915
 
Geddes
Box   2  
Computations  1916-1917
Box   2  
Contracts and Specifications  1917-1918
Box   2  
Drawings  1916-1925
Box   2  
Tests  1918
 
Superior
 
Computations
Box   2  
 1907-1914
Box   2  
 1918-1919
 
Contracts and Specifications
Box   2  
 Undated,  1914
Box   2  
 1916-1922
Box   2  
Drawings  1914-1922
 
French Landing
Box   2  
Computations  1922-1924
Box   2  
Contracts and Specifications  1924
Box   2  
Drawings  1924-1925
Box   2  
Sketches  1924-1925