Close-up of Hoover Dam concrete pouring construction taken from the Arizona side, looking downstream

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Title
Close-up of Hoover Dam concrete pouring construction taken from the Arizona side, looking downstream
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1934-01-24
Description
View from donwstream on the Arizona side of the Colorado River of concrete pouring construction on Hoover Dam. Construction workers are seen amid multiple concrete pouring forms and scaffolding. A suspended concrete pouring bucket is seen in the middle left. A temporary building can be seen in the lower left, and temporary stairs are seen attached to the wall of Black Canyon in the upper right. What appear to be several tunnel openings can be seen in the upper left.
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 2509
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
wiw000158

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