Dale Horton Interview
Suncadia (Resort), Suncadia Fund for Community Enhancement
Dale Horton worked on irrigation projects for 46 years in the Yakima and Kittitas Valleys, Washington state. He talks about the construction of Lake Keechelus Dam, 1913-1916. He discusses his family's history and their arrival in Yakima around 1900. He talks about his work for the Bureau of Reclamation, about land ecology, Native Americans, changes in technology, fishing, Prohibition, and the Great Depression.
The cover image shows a man standing next to an automobile overlooking Lake Keechelus in upper Kittitas County, circa 1915.
Horton, Dale, "Dale Horton Interview" (1975). Roslyn, Cle Elum, and Ronald Oral History Interviews. 127.
Oral history, Dams--West (U.S.)--History, Keechelus Lake (Wash.)
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