In '72, EPA battled pollution; now it's politics - Article Photos 36/37

This August 1973 photo released by the U.S. National Archives shows the Donald Cook Nuclear Power Plant still under construction on Lake Michigan at Bridgman, Mi. The photo was taken for the "Documerica" program, 1972-1977, instituted by the then new Environmental Protection Agency to document subjects of environmental concern. (AP Photo/U.S. National Archives, Paul Sequeira)