A Pictorial History of Bagnell Dam

Camp #2 and Growing Large Dorm and Mess Hall

The above pictures show the primative and sometimes near unbearable working conditions.

Owe Your Soul to the Company Store Dorm Sparcely Furnished-Wood Heat

Construction had to be fast, simple, and with material from stockpile areas or local.

The brand new hospital The jail house

Construction was not without injury and close quarters with few forms of recreation was not without trouble.

List of Works Consulted
AmerenUE,Bagnell Dam Construction Photos,1929-1931

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