: The color image on this postcard shows the water filtering plant in California, Ohio, a neighborhood within Cincinnati. This plant was part of Cincinnati Water Works' state-of-the-art water treatment system that opened in 1907. The image shows a beige-colored rectangular structure situated next to two reservoirs or settling basins. Two men and a horse-drawn wagon are standing on road leading up to the building.
The rapid sand filtration system was second such system in the nation.
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: AL06967 Subjects
: Waterworks; Cincinnati Water Works; Water--Purification; Hamilton County (Ohio); Water--Purification; Cincinnati (Ohio)--Buildings, structures, etc. Places
: California (Ohio); Hamilton County (Ohio)