Lewis University Canal Corridor Postcards (Lewis University)
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Dresden Atomic Power Station Near Joliet, Illinois
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CategoryMorris
TitleDresden Atomic Power Station Near Joliet, Illinois
DescriptionColor Postcard; Dresden Station, the largest all-nuclear power station in the United States, successfully sustained its initial critical reaction in late 1959. Built by General Electric for the Commonwealth Edison Company it will supply the Chicago area with 180, 000 Kilowatts of electricity.
SubjectDresden Generating Station -- Morris (Ill.) -- History; Nuclear Facilities -- Morris (Ill.) -- History; Postcards -- Morris (Ill.) -- History; Morris (Ill.) -- History
Publisher ImprintCurteichcolor 3-D Natural Color Reproduction (Reg. U.S.A. Pat. Off.) Distributed by Harry F. Beach, Inc., Joliet, Ill.
Postcard NumberingODK-1402; E.15
Publisher (Digital)Lewis University
DateNo date
TypeImage
FormatImage/tiff
IdentifierVolume1/dresden_188575.pdf
SourceClick on this link to see more historical information on the Joliet area - http://www.lewisu.edu/imcanal/index-imcanal.htm
LanguageEnglish
Geographic CoverageMorris, Ill.
RightsAll rights held by Lewis University. For permission to reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use this image, please contact the Howard and Lois Adelmann Regional History Collection at Lewis University at 815-836-5579 or 815-836-5665.
CollectionCanal Corridor Postcards (Lewis University)
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