Photograph of cars overturned by a 4 mile cloudburst flood, circa 1931


Photograph of cars overturned by a 4 mile cloudburst flood, circa 1931
Individual Creator
Car overturned by flood at 4-mile on the Boulder Highway, about 5 miles southeast of Las Vegas
Transcribed Notes
Handwritten collection note on back of photo: Cars overturned by cloudburst flood near wash by present-day Showboat. c. 1931-1932; Notes on photo sleeve: 'Photo taken at night with flash. Probably Chevrolet wrecked in flood in Vegas Wash. Water was 4 ft. deep on pavement.' (W.A. Davis, photographer)
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1929; 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933
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Circa 1931
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7.05 x 5.12 inches
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Original material scanned on Epson Expression 10000XL using EPSON Scan Ver. 2.94A
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