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May 11, 2013 - Another Dam Campground ...
And so it is ... here we are at another dam campground :) . This stop is at Fort Peck Dam, built in the 1930's ... the first dam built on the Missouri River ... a part of Roosevelt's New Deal. Originally designed for flood control on the Missouri, it now serves as a major producer of electricity for the northern plains ... generating enough electricity for 400,000 households annually. At the time it was built, it was the largest earth filled dam in the world ... impressive. A "company town" was built to house workers ... many smaller "boom...Jump to full entry
Aug 23, 2008 - The Saga Continues!!!!!
Hi Everyone: Well, we’re back once again and this time for good until our Journal is complete. We are actually at home now, eight days after loosing our picture program thereby shutting off our communication with all of you. The remainder of our trip was quite interesting and we would like to continue to share it with you. I am starting off by completing our last stay in Glacier National Park. In my last Update I sent out an abbreviated group of photos that I was able to process into the Journal with a substitute picture program that...Jump to full entry