Loading

Oregon State Planning Board Records Guide

Image Slide Show - Stockwater Excavation

Delta Return to image slide show home


A pickup truck sits next to an excavation in the bed of a dry lake in Eastern Oregon.

A pickup truck sits next to an excavation in the bed of a dry lake in Eastern Oregon. The circa 1935 photograph was part of an effort by the Oregon State Planning Board to promote stockwater projects. The caption reads "These excavations prolong the usefulness of dry lakes until fall rains." (Oregon State Planning Board Records, Water Resources Records, Stockwater Correspondence, separated photograph from box 19, folder 5)

Delta Return to image slide show home

Oregon Secretary of State • 136 State Capitol • Salem, OR 97310-0722

© 2014 State of Oregon All Rights Reserved​