Images of the Past

Building Oahe Dam - Part Two

Season 1 Episode 19 | 2m

Oahe Dam on the Missouri River was one of the largest engineering feats ever attempted when it was built in the 1950s. Film from the era shows construction of the emergency flood tunnels, the powerhouse, the intake tower, and other features.

Aired: 03/11/15

Rating: NR

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