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Rush Creek Hydroelectric System, Clubhouse Cottage, Rush Creek, June Lake, Mono County, CA

Rush Creek Hydroelectric System, Clubhouse Cottage, Rush Creek, June Lake, Mono County, CA

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Summary

Significance: Building 108 is one of the earliest Rush Creek worker cottages. Designed by the Riverside, California architect, W.C. Tanner, it combines Craftsman Bungalow and English Cottage styles. The Rush Creek System is significant for its position in the development of hydroelectric generation on the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada, and for innovations in dam construction and powerhouse planning.
Survey number: HAER CA-166-E
Building/structure dates: 1922 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1946 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Tanner, W C
Nevada-California Power Company
Southern California Edison Company
Taylor, Thomas T, historian
O'Laughlin, Gregory L, photographer
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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