Elephant Butte Dam – Completed Dam

This a picture of the Elephant Butte Dam. This concrete structure that is 301 feet high was the largest irrigation structure built at the time.

Document Type: Photograph
Historical Event: Resources
Sub Event: Elephant Butte Dam
Origin: US Geographic File
Date: May 28, 1977
Permission: Public Domain
Contributor: Tammie Torres
Albuquerque Historical Society

View Image in Separate Tab

Digital Text:

Related Documents

An educational resource for New Mexico high school history programs.

Print This Page Print This Page