First concrete in Hoover Dam


First concrete in Hoover Dam
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
Construction workers are pouring the first concrete for the foundation of Hoover Dam in the bottom of Black Canyon. Large bucket suspended from a crane is visible as well as the concrete frames for the pour.
Local subject
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
0120 0041
Resource Type
Still Image
Is Part Of,8
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Contributing Institution
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries, Special Collections. Burrell C. Lawton Collection.
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