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Haul Road Crosses Highway 44

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-137 Looking along haul road at intersection with Highway No. 44."
Date: July 3, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Cutoff Trench with Hercules Pump

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-146 Cut-off trench partially pumped out by a four-inch Hercules pump."
Date: July 7, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Cutoff Trench Excavated

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-147 North end of dike showing cut-off trench excavated into rock."
Date: July 7, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Euclid Truck Dumping Material

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-148 Euclid truck dumping embankment material in windrow."
Date: July 7, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Sprinkler Wetting Embankment

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-149 Sprinkler wetting down embankment lift placed by carryalls."
Date: July 7, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Drained Cutoff Trench

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-150 Looking north in cutoff trench showing wet area completely drained, also additional excavation south of wet area."
Date: July 9, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Tamping Roller Being Filled

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-154 Filling tamping roller with sand and water for added weight."
Date: July 1, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Water Filling Cutoff Trench

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-155 Cutoff trench filled with seepage water, Station 30+00. Looking north from east embankment."
Date: July 1, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Cutoff Trench

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-156 Looking south from top of east embankment of cutoff trench."
Date: July 1, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Cutoff Trench

Description: Caption says, "Altus Project - Altus, Oklahoma. Dikes, Lugert - No. A-157 Looking north from east embankment of cutoff trench."
Date: July 1, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Excavation Operations

Description: Caption says, "A-251 Highway relocation - Excavating operations on highway relocation between Stations 70 to 77. Photograph taken from large rock point 100 feet north of Station 77."
Date: August 6, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Excavation Operations

Description: Caption says, "A-252 Highway relocation - Excavating operations between Stations 70 to 77. Photograph taken from top of rock butte north of Station 67. This picture forms part of a panorama and is, from left to right, No. 1 of 2."
Date: August 6, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Excavation Operations

Description: Caption says, "A-253 Highway relocation - Rock excavation between Stations 59 and 69. Saddle through mountains shown at right where cars are parked. Photograph taken from rock butte north of Station 67. Right section of panorama, No. 2 of 2."
Date: August 6, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Wagon Drilling Crew

Description: Caption says, "A-254 Highway relocation - Wagon drilling operations in saddle in vicinity of Stations 57 to 60. Upper right background shows the new highway fill to foot of mountain."
Date: August 6, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Excavation Operations

Description: Caption says, "A-255 Excavation operations between Stations 75 and 67. Taken from rock butte north of Station 67. This picture is left section of panorama, No. 1 of 2."
Date: August 11, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Excavation Operations

Description: Caption says, "A-256 Excavation operations, Stations 67 to 61 in saddle shown at right where cars are parked. Taken from rock butte north of Station 67. Right section of panorama, No. 2 of 2."
Date: August 11, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Excavation Operations

Description: Caption says, "A-257 Excavation operations from Station 61+50 to Station 57, west from saddle. Left section of panorama No. 1 of 2."
Date: August 11, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Excavation Operations

Description: Caption says, "A-258 Excavation operations from Stations 58 to 53. Right section of panorama, No. 2 of 2."
Date: August 11, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Highway Relocation Cut

Description: Caption says, "A-259 Looking west along highway cut from Station 61+50 in saddle."
Date: August 11, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Shovel Excavating for Railroad

Description: Caption says, "A-265 Shovel excavating railroad cut east of saddle. Taken from rock point 200 feet north of Station 66."
Date: August 13, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Shovel and Dump Truck Excavating

Description: Caption says, "A-266 Excavation operations on highway cut in saddle. Wagon drilling in background in railroad cut. Railroad cut will be 100 feet at the deepest place and will be 70 feet below highway. Taken from Station 63+70."
Date: August 13, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Shovel and Dump Truck Excavating

Description: Caption says, "A-267 Northwest shovel loading Hugg dump trucks in highway cut, Station 61+50. Looking east."
Date: August 13, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Blasting on Highway

Description: Caption says, "A-271 Blasting on highway cut, Station 66+50. 1,700 pounds of 60% gelatin powder were used in 107 holes of an average depth of 16 feet. Firing order: holes grouped in 21, 36, and 50. Picture taken from rock point northwest of Station 66+50."
Date: August 15, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie

Effects of Blasting

Description: Caption says, "A-272 Telephoto picture from rock point northwest of Station 66+50, showing effects of blast."
Date: August 15, 1941
Creator: Breitenstein, Frank C.
Partner: Museum of the Western Prairie
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