Aerial view of concrete pouring in the Hoover Dam construction site

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Title
Aerial view of concrete pouring in the Hoover Dam construction site
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1933-08-15
Description
Aerial view of the Hoover Dam construction site in Black Canyon showing multiple concrete pouring forms. Various trucks and vehicles are seen on the canyon floor and a temporary railway bench is seen on the cliff wall on the left side. The Colorado River can be seen in the distance behind a cofferdam.
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 2322
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
wiw000010

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