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Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2011.018.009.a-d
Collection Tennessee Division of Water Pollution Control Collection
Description Digital images copied from original slides from the Tennessee Division of Water Pollution Control of Chattanooga Creek. These were taken at Scholze Tannery on February 20, 1992. Damage includes industrial discharge and oil sheen over the water.
a) Chattanooga Creek, an oil sheen can be seen over the water.
b) Chattanooga Creek with the rail road trestle running over it. An oil sheen can be seen over the water.
c) An out building or a storage shed.
d) The drainage ditch that the tannery dumped their chemicals into. The ditch ran into the Chattanooga creek which then ran into the Tennessee River. The building from slide c) can be seen in the background.
Date 1992
Accession number 2011.018