Night view of Hoover Dam under construction

Metadata

Title
Night view of Hoover Dam under construction
Creator
Bureau of Reclamation
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934?
Description
Night view of the construction of Hoover Dam. This postcard, published by Frasher's, Inc., shows the downstream face of the dam with the concrete pouring forms. Buildings and structures are visible on the floor of the canyon. Cables are suspended across the top of the canyon. The scene is illuminated by electric lighting.
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 0474
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
wiw000726

Cite this Item

When linking to this object, please use the following URL:

http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/lv_water,1029

Tags

Comments

Subscribe to recent comments

There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment below!

Comment on this object