Thursday, December 16, 2010
Mystery History -- Solved!
Bellis wins with her 10:02 a.m. Tuesday guess "Construction of a water tunnel at Devil's Gate dam?"
In the 1934 photo above, an unidentified man stands at the entrance of a water tunnel at the dam.
Here's the dam under construction in 1920:
Before construction began, Devil's Gate looked like this (see the devil's profile?):
I've done other Mystery History contests about Devil's Gate in the past. Learn more about its history here.
Many thanks to Pasadena Public Library.