Constructing a Well in Iran

72-111 (untitled)
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7.8x8.2 inches
Black & White
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HST Keywords
Point Four; Technical Cooperation Administration

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Near the village of Mayan, Iran, unidentified villagers are harvesting building materials from an ancient caravan station to construct a standpipe for a well. The shallow well was constructed with the assistance of the Point Four program and the Technical Cooperation Administration so that villagers would have a better source of clean water.