T.V.A. Norris Dam Postcard

Front top:    571:–T.V.A. Norris Dam and Lake on Clinch River, Tennessee

Front bottom: Located about 20 miles from Knoxville, Tenn

T.V.A. Norris Dam

T.V.A. Norris Dam

Story of Norris Dam on back of postcard

Story of Norris Dam on back of postcard

Back Left: (Partially eaten away)   …heville Post Card Co., Asheville, N.C.

Back top:  T.V.A. Norris Dam and Lake on Clinch River

The Norris Dam project is being built by the Tennessee Valley Authority (T.V.A.) and is to  be the center of the Power Developemtn of the South by the U.S. It is located on Clinch River in Tennessee, just below the point where Cove Creek joins, therefore was originally known as the Cove Creek Dam. The Dam proper of reinforced concrete will be aobut 250 ft high and 1800 ft. wide. The estimated cost is thirty-four million dollars and will take approximately three years to complete it. The lake will flood around 80 sq. miles of land and will have a shore line of over 800 miles.

Back center:  made in USA