Close-up of rock blasting in Black Canyon, taken from the Black Canyon Highway

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Title
Close-up of rock blasting in Black Canyon, taken from the Black Canyon Highway
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1932-08-16
Description
Close-up of enormous smoke and dust clouds filling Black Canyon during rock blasting for construction of Hoover Dam.
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 1457
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
wiw000162

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