Canal construction; Canal construction workers; Canals; Construction equipment; International agricultural assistance;
Afghan natives, including children, watch a P & H dragline excavator. One of the men is wearing pants and western style hat, similarly to the heavy machine operator in the background, indicating he probably worked for Morrison-Knudsen.
Boise State University; Ground breaking ceremonies; College administrators; Tractors;
Group photo of college administrators and librarians with an excavator bucket. From left to right: William Gottenberg, Marilyn Hershey, unknown, Eugene Chaffee, Ruth McBirney, Robert Overstreet, Arthur Caine, Fritz Hummel.