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Conowingo Hydroelectric Plant, Conowingo, Maryland, circa 1951-1970

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Alternate title:Conowingo Hydroelectric Plant, on the Susquehanna River at Conowingo, Md.
Summary:Conowingo Hydroelectric Plant, Conowingo, Maryland, circa 1951-1970. Caption reads: "Conowingo Hydroelectric Plant, on the Susquehanna River at Conowingo, Md. Electric Generating Capacity 512,000 Kilowatts. This plant is one of the nation's great water power installations, built and operated by Philadelphia Electric Company, an investor-owned company with more than 100,000 stockholders. Visitors are welcome."
Century:1901-2000
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Conowingo
Topical subjects:Hydroelectric power
Power plants
Dams
Conowingo Dam (Md.)
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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