Workman operates a cable shovel loading earth in to a dump truck while another man works on the ground; part of pre-construction work on the Mohawk Turnpike in Montgomery County (NY Route 5). Trees and houses line the route under excavation. The image is a photograph taken by the Dept. Public Works (related photograph file 4470).
May 27 1947
Timmers, Walter W. (photographer)
New York State Archives. Transportation and state facilities related photographs and photo logs, [ca. 1920-1980] New York (State). Dept. of Transportation. Graphic Arts Unit. Series 17672-92, Box 30, negative no. 4470_1.
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