Douglas Dam

Douglas Dam was built during World War II to provide power for critical war functions: aluminum and magnesium production and uranium enrichment. The struggling Smoky Mountain Railroad averted bankruptcy by supplying its construction.

Douglas Dam

Subject

Dams--Design and construction

Creator

Records of the Tennessee Valley Authority, Record Group 142

Source

Project Histories & Reports, 1937-1974

Date

ca. 1943

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Still Image

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 890185

Coverage

Sevierville (Tenn.) | Douglas Reservoir

Original Format

Photographic Print 8" x 10"
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