The flowage damage from the high dam amounting to about $585, 000 and the destruction of so much valuable ... be unreasonable to expect that any interest would put up that much money -to develop such a small amount of power, when it can ... I did not attend the meetings, but am reliably informed that honest and earnest efforts were made to raise these funds, but ... My information is that all the people in that locality nnd up and down the river were invited to come to these meetings.
|Title||:||Tennessee River Between Chattanooga, Tenn. and Browns Island, and Above Chattanooga|
|Author||:||United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rivers and Harbors|