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View of one of the largest dams in the Shipshaw Power Development project under construction, with the Chute a Caron powerhouse and dam in the background. 


21 Jan. 1943


Shipshaw, Quebec

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph
Negative Film B/W - cellulose nitrate
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
WRM 2450
Other accession no.
1971-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: National Film Board of Canada. Photothèque / Library and Archives Canada /
Restrictions on use: nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Photographer: Unknown.

Additional information

Series title

Signatures and inscriptions
"SHIPSHAW DEVELOPMENT, ALUMINUM CO. OF CANADA LTD., P.Q. This is one of the largest dams in the Shipshaw development under construction. In the background can be seen the Chute a Caron powerhouse and dam, first stage of the Shipshaw project."


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