Construction of Hoover Dam

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Title
Construction of Hoover Dam
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934?-1935?
Description
Shows the downward face of the dam during the latter stages of construction. Concrete pouring forms are visible on the face of the dam and on the power houses. There are several small buildings visible on the floor of the canyon. The Colorado River can be seen above the dam. Two of the partially completed intake towers are visible at right.
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 Contex Magnum XL 54 scanner with EasyScan 7.1 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0100 0472
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
wiw000245

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