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Catalog Number 2016.067.001
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description One sepia-toned photograph of a City of Detroit Water Board truck-mounted clamshell bucket excavator. The photo shows a front corner view of the vehicle which is parked on a gravel surface. One man is seated in the truck cab and another is seated in the bucket operator's cab. A field and trees can be seen in the right background. A pile of excavated earth is visible in th left background. Handwritten text on the upper left edge of the photo shows "July 25, 1926." A black ink stamp on the verso shows "J. W. Hughes, Detroit's Photographer Since 1885, Maccabee Bldg., Woodward at Putnam, Phone Columbia 3249."
Date 1926
People Hughes, J. W.
Photographer J. W. Hughes
Print size 8" x 10"
Collection Municipal Services
Search Terms City of Detroit Water Board
Construction