Lower portals of Diversion Tunnels No. 3 and No. 4, during the flood.

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Title
Lower portals of Diversion Tunnels No. 3 and No. 4, during the flood.
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1932-02-10
Description
View of the flooded Colorado River in Black Canyon during construction on Hoover Dam. The portals of diversion tunnels nos. 3 and 4 are seen in the canyon wall and bridges and catwalks cross the river. Some buildings are seen in the riverbed near the diversion tunnels.
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 HP Scanjet 4670 scanner with HP Scanning 2.3.1 scanning software, default color configuration. The TIFF files were converted into the JPEG2000 format.
Image Number
0267 0888
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. W.A. Bechtel Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000690

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