Water Resources Department Records Guide

Powerhouse Image

Water Resources Image-Powerhouse

This California and Oregon Power Company powerhouse along the Rogue River near Prospect was one of many hydroelectric projects built on western Oregon rivers in the mid-1900s. The 1928 photograph also shows the tramway, penstocks, and surge tank. (Water Resources Department Records, Photographs and Negatives, 93A-011, box 2, COP Co. photographs)

State Archives • 800 Summer St. NE • Salem, OR 97310