Barrage du lac McConnell sur la rivière des Outaouais aux Rapides des Joachims, Ontario

Barrage du lac McConnell sur la rivière des Outaouais aux Rapides des Joachims, Ontario

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  • Victor Landriault (creator)
  • Victor Landriault (surveyor)
  • Ontario Hydro (proprietor)
  • H.J. Acres (engineer)
  • Ontario Hydro (engineer)
  • Atlas Construction & Engineers (contractor)
  • Victor Landriault (archive creator)


Barrage du lac McConnell sur la rivière des Outaouais aux Rapides des Joachims, Ontario

Dates of creation



A gravity concrete control dam used to regulate the water flow into the Power House on the Ottawa River at Rapides-des-Joachims, Ontario/Québec.

Level of archival description

Dossier 1

Extent and Medium

  • 1 album de photographies (incluant 186 photographies)

Scope and Content

Le dossier est constitué de photographies relatives au projet du 'McConnel Lake Dam'.

Reference Number



Chaque groupe correspond à un album. Le classement d'origine a été respecté.


Rapides-des-Joachims Québec Canada


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    • Reference Number: ARCH193288
    • Title: Album de photographies relatives au barrage du lac McConnell, Rapides des Joachims, Rivière des Outaouais, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1948-1949
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0


    • Victor Landriault (photographer)
    • Victor Landriault (archive creator)


    Roads to camps, blasting, concrete plant, conveyor gallery, baily bridge structures, formwork, galleries, concrete batching plant, main turbine, euclids, caterpillar scrapers, dining hall, survey gang in snowshoes, also fire in February 1949 that destroyed the work.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 album(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 186 épreuves argentiques à la gélatine


    compositions: 5.08 x 6.35 cm compositions: 7.62 x 12.7 cm


    Rapides-des-Joachims Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Fonds Victor Landriault
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Victor Landriault/
    Gift of Victor Landriault


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