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Image ID: 24152
Subjects: Dams; Rivers
Place: Jefferson County (Tenn.)
Description: TVA's Cherokee Dam on the Holston River, located near Jefferson City, Tennessee.
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Collection: Dept. of Conservation Photograph Collection
Historical Note: TVA's Cherokee Dam. The reservoir behind this dam rose more than 40 ft. during the heavy rains. As soon as possible and after the flood was receding downstream, TVA "sluiced" water from this impoundment to bring the reservoir elevation to a safe level.
Series: Tennessee Valley Authority
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Format: Copy print
Accession No.: RG 82
File Location: Box 69, File 159