Hoover Dam construction

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Title
Hoover Dam construction
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1933-08-22
Description
View of the construction of Hoover Dam, looking upstream. Shows concrete forms, high scaling equipment, construction roads, and a train winding along the side of the canyon. The Colorado River is visible above the construction site; various buildings and structures, and a cable extending across the canyon are shown as well.
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 2339
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
wiw000514

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