Aerial view of Hoover Dam and surrounding area

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Title
Aerial view of Hoover Dam and surrounding area
Creator
Boulder Dam Service Bureau
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1935
Description
Aerial view of Hoover Dam and the surrounding area. Photo is actually a photograph of the area surrounding the dam with an artist's rendering of the dam, reservoir, powerhouses, and mouths of the diversion tunnels superimposed on it. It was used as a postcard, postmarked Sept. 30, 1935 in Boulder City, NV, and it has two Hoover Dam 3 cent stamps on it. Fortification Hill is seen in the background. Part of Lake Mead (the reservoir) and the Colorado River are visible.
Subject
Local subject
Format
Digitization Specifications
This file is derived from a high-resolution (300 dpi, 24-bit) uncompressed TIFF image that was scanned from the original using a AGFA Duoscan T 1200 scanner with AGFA FotoLook 32 V3.60.0 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0100 0583
Resource Type
Still Image
Is Part Of
http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,8
Access and Ordering Information
Not to be reproduced without permission. To purchase copies of images and/or for copyright information, contact University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections at: http://www.library.unlv.edu/speccol/
Contributing Institution
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections. Manis Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000018

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