View of railroad tracks being laid at Hoover Dam site.

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Title
View of railroad tracks being laid at Hoover Dam site.
Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Original Date
1931
Description
A view of railroad tracks on the side of the mountain leading into a tunnel in the background. Both walls of the canyon are visable and the Colorado River is flowing through the bottom of the canyon. In the foreground of the left side of the picture, a ladder is leaning against the mountainside providing access to the top of the mountain.
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
0265 0048
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. Elton and Madelaine Garrett Collection.
Digital Collection
DigitalID
wiw000927

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