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Catalog Number 2016.067.003
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description One sepia-toned photograph showing three workmen at work inside a large diameter sewer tunnel. The photo shows a view along the tunnel. Two workmen are tending to a grout pump and a third workman is standing on scaffolding while pumping grout into overhead joints in the tunnel wall. Printed text in the lower right corner of the photo shows "Grouting, Pennsylvania Ave., J. A. Mercier Cont. [Contractor], May-13-29" and "7700-1."
Date 1929
Print size 7.375" x 9.5"
Collection Municipal Services
Search Terms City of Detroit Water Board
Sewer Tunnel Construction
Workmen
Grouting
John A. Mercier, Contractor